raki

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See also: räki, rakı, and rak'i

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish راقی(rakı), from Arabic عَرَقِيّ(ʿaraqiyy, of liquor), from عَرَق(ʿaraq, arrack, arak), literally, “sweat”, “condensate,” which refers to an ouzo-like liqueur made of raisins. Doublet of rakija.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɹækə/, /ɹæˈkɜː/, /ˈɹæki/

Noun[edit]

raki (countable and uncountable, plural rakis)

  1. A Turkish liqueur flavored with anise.

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Albanian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish راقی(rakı), from Arabic عَرَقِيّ(ʿaraqiyy, of liquor), from عَرَق(ʿaraq, arrack, arak, literally sweat; condensate), which refers to an ouzo-like liqueur made of raisins.

Noun[edit]

raki f (indefinite plural raki, definite singular rakia, definite plural rakitë)

  1. a national drink of Albania, raki is an anise-flavored liqueur not similar to ouzo, but made with fermented grapes or plums. It has an alcohol content similar to vodka.

Estonian[edit]

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raki

  1. genitive singular of rakk

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɑki/, [ˈrɑki]
  • Rhymes: -ɑki
  • Syllabification: ra‧ki

Noun[edit]

raki

  1. raki

Declension[edit]

Inflection of raki (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative raki rakit
genitive rakin rakien
partitive rakia rakeja
illative rakiin rakeihin
singular plural
nominative raki rakit
accusative nom. raki rakit
gen. rakin
genitive rakin rakien
partitive rakia rakeja
inessive rakissa rakeissa
elative rakista rakeista
illative rakiin rakeihin
adessive rakilla rakeilla
ablative rakilta rakeilta
allative rakille rakeille
essive rakina rakeina
translative rakiksi rakeiksi
instructive rakein
abessive rakitta rakeitta
comitative rakeineen
Possessive forms of raki (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person rakini rakimme
2nd person rakisi rakinne
3rd person rakinsa

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Hausa[edit]

Noun[edit]

rākī̀ m (possessed form rākìn)

  1. fear, cowardice
  2. argumentativeness

Icelandic[edit]

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raki m (genitive singular raka, no plural)

  1. moisture, dampness, humidity
    Synonym: deigja

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  • rakur (damp; humid)

Verb[edit]

raki

  1. first-person singular active present subjunctive of raka
  2. third-person singular active present subjunctive of raka
  3. third-person plural active present subjunctive of raka

Ladino[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish راقی(rakı), from Arabic عَرَقِيّ(ʿaraqiyy, of liquor), from عَرَق(ʿaraq, sweat; liquor).

Noun[edit]

raki m (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling ראקי‎)

  1. arak

Latvian[edit]

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raki

  1. 2nd person singular past indicative form of rakt

Lower Sorbian[edit]

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raki

  1. nominative plural of rak
  2. accusative plural of rak

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hindi राखी (rākhī)

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raki

  1. An ornamental wristband given by a young woman to a brother
  2. Raksha Bandhan; religious ceremony

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Polish[edit]

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Noun[edit]

raki

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of rak

Quechua[edit]

Noun[edit]

raki

  1. storehouse
  2. Alternative spelling of rak'i

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