raza

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See also: Raza, rază, raža, and ražā

Asturian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ra‧za

Noun[edit]

raza f (plural races)

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

Ladin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ra‧za

Noun[edit]

raza f (plural razes)

  1. race (group of people)

Livonian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *rasva.

Noun[edit]

raza

  1. fat

Spanish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Castiliian) IPA(key): /ˈraθa/
  • (Latin America) IPA(key): /ˈrasa/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧za
  • Homophone: rasa (Latin-America)

Etymology 1[edit]

Unknown. Possibly borrowed from Italian razza (compare other Romance cognates such as French race, Catalan, Occitan, and Portuguese raça).[1]

Noun[edit]

raza f (plural razas)

  1. race, ethnicity
    La raza — the people, mestizo (to denote national pride)
  2. breed, strain, lineage
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *radia < Latin radius.

Noun[edit]

raza f (plural razas)

  1. cleft, fissure
  2. beam of light, ray of light
  3. crack (in a horse’s hoof)
  4. stripe
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