rasa

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

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Transliteration of Sanskrit रस (rasa, literally juice; essence). Doublet of rasam.

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 ᬭᬲ
  2. Romanization of ᬭᬵᬲ
  3. Romanization of ᬭᬵᬣ

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ras (smooth) +‎ -a, from Latin rāsus (cropped, shorn).

Pronunciation[edit]

(Balearic, Central) IPA(key): /ˈra.zə/

Noun[edit]

rasa f (plural rases)

  1. (construction) trench
  2. ditch
    Synonym: escorranc

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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)

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

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]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

rasa

  1. third-person singular past historic of raser

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rasa (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 raso

Verb[edit]

rasa

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

Anagrams[edit]


Javanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

rasa

  1. Romanization of ꦫꦱ.

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

rāsa

  1. inflection of rāsus:
    1. nominative/vocative feminine singular
    2. nominative/accusative/vocative neuter plural

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

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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
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Descendants[edit]
  • Indonesian: rasa

Etymology 2[edit]

See raksa.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. Alternative form of raksa (quicksilver)

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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 rasa/ras)

  1. alternative form of rase

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Old Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Sanskrit रस (rasa).

Noun[edit]

rasa

  1. sap, juice; taste, flavour
  2. feeling, opinion, intention
  3. content, substance, meaning
  4. mercury

Descendants[edit]


Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sanskrit रस (rása).

Noun[edit]

rasa m

  1. taste, flavor
  2. juice
  3. mercury

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

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

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

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

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: ra‧sa
  • Rhymes: -azɐ

Adjective[edit]

rasa

  1. feminine singular of 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)

Declension[edit]


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 raso

Verb[edit]

rasa

  1. Informal second-person singular () affirmative imperative form of rasar.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present indicative form of rasar.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present indicative form of rasar.

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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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish raza.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ra‧sa
  • IPA(key): /ˈɾasa/, [ˈɾasɐ]

Noun[edit]

rasa

  1. race (people of the same ancestry)
    Synonym: lahi
  2. breed; stock
    Synonyms: lipi, kasta

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin rēsīna.

Noun[edit]

rasa f (plural rase)

  1. resin, viscous secretion of conifers
  2. (figuratively) intrigue, scheme

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