raj

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See also: ráj, Raj, рај, and рай

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi राज (rāj) / راج(rāj), from Sanskrit राज्य (rājyá, royalty, kingship, sovereignty, empire).

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Noun[edit]

raj (uncountable)

  1. Reign; rule.

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from a Slavic language. Compare Serbo-Croatian roj. Ultimately from Proto-Slavic *rojь.[1]

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Noun[edit]

raj (plural rajok)

  1. (of bees and other insects) swarm, (of birds) flock
  2. (military) squad, section, squadron (with approx. 13 people)

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -o-, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative raj rajok
accusative rajt rajokat
dative rajnak rajoknak
instrumental rajjal rajokkal
causal-final rajért rajokért
translative rajjá rajokká
terminative rajig rajokig
essive-formal rajként rajokként
essive-modal
inessive rajban rajokban
superessive rajon rajokon
adessive rajnál rajoknál
illative rajba rajokba
sublative rajra rajokra
allative rajhoz rajokhoz
elative rajból rajokból
delative rajról rajokról
ablative rajtól rajoktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
rajé rajoké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
rajéi rajokéi
Possessive forms of raj
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. rajom rajaim
2nd person sing. rajod rajaid
3rd person sing. raja rajai
1st person plural rajunk rajaink
2nd person plural rajotok rajaitok
3rd person plural rajuk rajaik

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(Compound words):

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Marshallese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Micronesian *rato, from Proto-Oceanic *rato.

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Noun[edit]

raj

  1. whale

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /raj/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rajь.

Noun[edit]

raj m inan

  1. paradise
    wrota rajugates to paradise
    istny rajtrue paradise
    raj utraconyparadise lost
    wygnanie z rajuexpulsion from paradise
    raje podatkowetax havens (lit. tax paradises)
  2. heaven
    raj na ziemiheaven on earth
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Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

raj

  1. second-person singular imperative of raić

Further reading[edit]

  • raj in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • raj in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit राजन् (rā́jan), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hrā́ȷ́ā (king), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hrā́ȷ́ā, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵ-ō, from *h₃rḗǵs (king).

Noun[edit]

raj m (plural raj)

  1. lord
  2. king

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rajь.

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Noun[edit]

rȃj m (Cyrillic spelling ра̑ј)

  1. heaven, paradise
  2. (figuratively) heaven, paradise (a pleasant place of happiness and joy)
    Svi kažu da je kao raj na zemlji.
    Everyone says that it's like heaven on earth.

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