raun

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse raun.

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raun f (genitive singular raunar, nominative plural raunir)

  1. trial, test, experiment
  2. experience
  3. truth
  4. distress, trouble, tribulation
    • Icelandic translation of Psalms 34:20
      Margar eru raunir réttláts manns, en Drottinn frelsar hann úr þeim öllum.
      Many are the troubles of a righteous man, but the Lord delivers him from them all.

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English round. Doublet of ronda, ronde, and rondo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈra.ʊn]
  • Hyphenation: ra‧un

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raun

  1. to patrol, to travel around, to tour.
    Synonyms: berkeliling, ronda, patroli

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Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish rón. Cognate to Irish rón, Scottish Gaelic ròn, Breton reunig, Cornish reun.

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raun f (genitive singular raun, plural raunteeyn)

  1. seal (Phoca vitulina); sea monster

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse reynir.

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raun m (definite singular raunen, indefinite plural raunar, definite plural raunane)

  1. (botany) rowan
    1. Sorbus aucuparia, the European rowan
    2. any of the small deciduous trees or shrubs of genus Sorbus, belonging to the rose family, with white flowers and red berries

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an Austronesian language, compare Indonesian raun, travel.

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raun

  1. stroll, wander