rasa

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See also: Rasa, rása, rasā, rasă, rǡsa, řasa, and Raša

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit रस (rasa, literally juice; essence).

Noun[edit]

rasa (plural rasas)

  1. An essential mental state; the dominant emotional theme of a work.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʾs, head).

Noun[edit]

rasa f

  1. race (group of people)

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ras- (race) +‎ -a.

Adjective[edit]

rasa (accusative singular rasan, plural rasaj, accusative plural rasajn)

  1. racial

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

rasa

  1. third-person singular past historic of raser

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Sanskrit रस (rasa).

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Noun[edit]

rasa

  1. feeling

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rasa f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective raso.

Verb[edit]

rasa

  1. third-person singular present indicative of rasare
  2. second-person singular imperative of rasare

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

rāsa

  1. nominative feminine singular of rāsus
  2. nominative neuter plural of rāsus
  3. accusative neuter plural of rāsus
  4. vocative feminine singular of rāsus
  5. vocative neuter plural of rāsus

rāsā

  1. ablative feminine singular of rāsus

Latvian[edit]

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Rasa

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *rasāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *Hroseh₂. Cognates include Lithuanian rasà, Old Church Slavonic роса (rosa), Russian, Ukrainian, Belarusian, Bulgarian роса (rosa), Upper Sorbian, Czech, Polish rosa, Sanskrit रस (rasa, juice, liquid), रसा (rasā, moisture, humidity), Latin rōs.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rasa f (4th declension)

  1. dew (moisture in the air that settles on plants in the morning)
    rīta rasamorning dew
    rasas lāsesdew drops
    sasalusi rasafrozen dew
    samērcēt kājas rasāto soak one's feet in dew
  2. very light rain, drizzle
    viegla rasas migla nokārās pār visu ciemua light drizzle lowered its mist over the whole village
  3. tiny, dew-like drops
    pierē drīz jau iemetās pirmā sviedru rasaon (his) forehead the first drops of sweat will soon appear

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Karulis, Konstantīns (1992), “rasa”, in Latviešu Etimoloģijas Vārdnīca (in Latvian), Rīga: AVOTS, ISBN 9984-700-12-7

Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *rasāˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *Hroseh₂.

Noun[edit]

rasa f

  1. dew

Malay[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit रस (rasa).

Noun[edit]

rasa (plural rasa-rasa)

  1. taste, flavour
  2. perception, sensation, feeling

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

rasa (plural rasa-rasa)

  1. Alternative form of raksa (quicksilver)

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʾs, head).

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Noun[edit]

rasa f

  1. race (group of people)
  2. breed, race; group of animals with well-defined inherited characteristics

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Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rasa f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective raso.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʾs, head).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /râsa/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧sa

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rȁsa f (Cyrillic spelling ра̏са)

  1. race (group of people)

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from German Rasse, from French race, from Italian razza, possibly from Arabic رَأْس (raʾs, head).

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Noun[edit]

rása f (genitive ráse, nominative plural ráse)

  1. race (a large group of people set apart from others on the basis of a common heritage)

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rasa f sg

  1. Feminine singular of adjective raso.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rasa.

Verb[edit]

rasa (present rasar, preterite rasade, supine rasat, imperative rasa)

  1. (of a construction, a mine or a mountain wall) to collapse
  2. (colloquial) to break down; to cease working
  3. to express anger, to criticise

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