rak

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See also: Rak, RAK, rák, Rák, râk, ra·k, råk, and rąk

Breton[edit]

Preposition[edit]

rak

  1. before

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Noun[edit]

rak

  1. cancer

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rak m

  1. crayfish

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • rak in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • rak in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rak n (singular definite rakket, not used in plural form)

  1. rabble, riffraff
    Få så det rak væk! Det skræmmer kunderne væk.
    Get that rabble away! It scares off the customers.

Verb[edit]

rak

  1. imperative of rakke

Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the Proto-Finno-Ugric *rakkɜ- (to make, prepare, build). Cognates include Finnish rakentaa. [1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

rak

  1. (transitive) to put, set

Conjugation[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

(Compound words):

(With verbal prefixes):

References[edit]

  1. ^ Entry #850 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  2. ^ Gábor Zaicz, Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete, Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rak.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rak n (genitive singular raks, nominative plural rök)

  1. wick (of a candle)
  2. (chiefly plural) raking (quantity of hay)

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Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rak m

  1. crustacean
  2. cancer
  3. Cancer

Declension[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

rak

  1. imperative of raka

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rak m anim

  1. cancer (disease)
  2. crayfish (term also used for certain other crustaceans)
  3. crampon (spike on a boot used for ice climbing)

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Further reading[edit]


Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

Noun[edit]

rȁk m (Cyrillic spelling ра̏к)

  1. crab
  2. cancer (astrology)
    Ja sam rak u horoskopu.
  3. cancer (disease)
    Imam rak.

Usage notes[edit]

Rak can also be declined inanimated, if used for the disease.

Declension[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rak m (genitive singular raka, nominative plural raky, genitive plural rakov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. crayfish
  2. (colloquial, archaic) cancer

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • rak in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rak (comparative rakare, superlative rakast)

  1. straight; unbent
  2. straight; direct, frank
  3. (internal combustion engines) straight

Declension[edit]

Inflection of rak
Indefinite Positive Comparative Superlative2
Common singular rak rakare rakast
Neuter singular rakt rakare rakast
Plural raka rakare rakast
Definite Positive Comparative Superlative
Masculine singular1 rake rakare rakaste
All raka rakare rakaste
1) Only used, optionally, to refer to things whose natural gender is masculine.
2) The indefinite superlative forms are only used in the predicative.

Anagrams[edit]


Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rakъ.

Noun[edit]

rak m

  1. crayfish
  2. cancer (disease)
  3. Cancer

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From räka.

Noun[edit]

rak n (definite rakjä)

  1. debris on the water

Verb[edit]

rak

  1. preterite singular indicative of räka