rasa

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

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

rasa (plural rasas)

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

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Balinese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

rasa

  1. Romanization of ᬭᬵᬲ
  2. Romanization of ᬭᬵᬣ

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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]

From Malay rasa, from Sanskrit रस (rasa) or Pali rasa. Cognate with Thai รส (rót), Lao ລົດ (lot), ᦷᦟᧆ (lod) or ᦷᦟᧆᦉ (lodṡ), Burmese ရသ (ra.sa.), Khmer រស (rŭəh). Doublet of raksa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rasa (plural, first-person possessive rasaku, second-person possessive rasamu, third-person possessive rasanya)

  1. taste
  2. feeling

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rasa

  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

Participle[edit]

rāsā

  1. ablative feminine singular of rāsus

Latvian[edit]

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Rasa

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *rasā́ˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁róseh₂. Cognates include Sanskrit रस (rása, juice, liquid), रसा (rásā, 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

Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *rasā́ˀ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁róseh₂.

Noun[edit]

rasa f

  1. dew

Malay[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Sanskrit रस (rasa) or Pali rasa. Cognate with Thai รส (rót), Lao ລົດ (lot), ᦷᦟᧆ (lod) or ᦷᦟᧆᦉ (lodṡ), Burmese ရသ (ra.sa.), Khmer រស (rŭəh).

Noun[edit]

rasa (Jawi spelling راس‎, plural rasa-rasa, informal 1st possessive rasaku, impolite 2nd possessive rasamu, 3rd possessive rasanya)

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

rasa (plural rasa-rasa, informal 1st possessive rasaku, impolite 2nd possessive rasamu, 3rd possessive rasanya)

  1. Alternative form of raksa (quicksilver)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

rasa n

  1. definite plural of ras

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

rasa n

  1. definite plural of ras

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse rasa

Verb[edit]

rasa (present tense rasar, past tense rasa, past participle rasa, passive infinitive rasast, present participle rasande, imperative ras)

  1. alternative form of rase

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Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

rasa m

  1. taste, flavor
  2. juice
  3. mercury

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Burmese: ရသ (ra.sa.)
  • Khmer: រស (rŭəh)
  • Lao: ລົດ (lot, flavour)
  • Lü: ᦷᦟᧆ (lod)
  • Malay: rasa
  • Thai: รส (rót)

References[edit]

Robert Cæsar Childers (1875), A Dictionary of the Pali Language, London: Trübner & Co.



Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈra.sa/
  • (file)

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

  1. Feminine singular of adjective raso.

Rwanda-Rundi[edit]

Verb[edit]

-rása (infinitive kurása, perfective -ráshe)

  1. to shoot (with a weapon)
  2. (of the sun) to rise

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

Noun[edit]

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).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rása f

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

Inflection[edit]

Feminine, a-stem
nom. sing. rása
gen. sing. ráse
singular dual plural
nominative rása rási ráse
accusative ráso rási ráse
genitive ráse rás rás
dative rási rásama rásam
locative rási rásah rásah
instrumental ráso rásama rásami

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rasa

  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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