rauda

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See also: Rauda and raudā

Latvian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Rauda

Derived from the dialectal adjective rauds (red, reddish yellow), motivated by the color of the eye of this fish species.[1]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rauda m

  1. (dialectal term) genitive singular form of rauds

rauda f (4th declension)

  1. roach (fish species with reddish eyes, especially Rutilus rutilus)
    tā kā raudas izmanto ļoti daudz ūdens augu, tās ļoti nozīmīgas kā vielu aprites veicinātājas ūdensbaseināsince roaches consume very many water plants, they are important as stimulators of the circulation of substances in the water system
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

A form of the dialectal adjective rauds (red, reddish yellow).

Adjective[edit]

rauda

  1. (dialectal form) genitive singular masculine form of rauds
  2. (dialectal form) nominative singular feminine form of rauds

References[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rauda

  1. feminine singular of raudo