rea

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

rea (plural reas)

  1. Alternative form of rei

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rea f (plural rees)

  1. female equivalent of reu

Adjective[edit]

rea

  1. feminine singular of reu

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

rea

  1. genitive singular of rida

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to riola.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rea f (plural reas)

  1. row
    Synonyms: fila, ringleira, riola
    • 1928, Avelino Gómez Ledo, Borreas:
      pola aldea espallabanse as notas das campás que chamaban ás xentes aldeás pra compañar o Viáteco; unha rea de mulleres e d'homes corretea por carreiros e atallos a compás
      along the hamlet, the bells' notes spread, calling the peasants to accompany the viaticum; a row of women and men go along roads and cutoffs steadily

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɛ.a/
  • Rhymes: -ɛa
  • Hyphenation: rè‧a

Adjective[edit]

rea

  1. feminine singular of reo

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

rea

  1. Rōmaji transcription of レア

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See reus (accused, guilty).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rea f (genitive reae); first declension

  1. defendant, accused
  2. (archaic) plaintiff

Declension[edit]

First-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rea reae
Genitive reae reārum
Dative reae reīs
Accusative ream reās
Ablative reā reīs
Vocative rea reae

References[edit]

  • rea”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • rea”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • rea in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to strike a person's name off the list of the accused: eximere de reis aliquem

Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish reithe (ram).

Noun[edit]

rea m (genitive singular rea, plural reaghyn)

  1. male sheep, ram, tup
    Cha row rea lhean lheeah rieau roauyr.
    A wide grey ram was never fat.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish réid (level, smooth), from Proto-Celtic *rēdi, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁réh₁-dʰi, from *h₁réh₁ (sparsely, rarely, loosely).

Adjective[edit]

rea

  1. even, flat, level
  2. smooth, sleek
  3. horizontal
  4. plain, facile
  5. clear (as water)
  6. steady, easy of manner
  7. regular, continuous
Derived terms[edit]
  • neurea (lumpy, rough, scraggy; entangled; uneven)

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [re̯a]
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

rea

  1. nominative/accusative feminine singular of rău

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrea/ [ˈre.a]
  • Rhymes: -ea
  • Syllabification: re‧a

Noun[edit]

rea f (plural reas)

  1. female equivalent of reo

Adjective[edit]

rea f

  1. feminine singular of reo

Swahili[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rea (n class, plural rea)

  1. Alternative form of ree

See also[edit]

Playing cards in Swahili · karata za kucheza (layout · text)
ree, rea, rei mbili tatu nne tano sita saba
nane tisa kumi ghulamu, mzungu wa tatu malkia, mzungu wa pili, bibi mfalme, mzungu wa nne, basha jokari

Swedish[edit]

Bokrea (book sale).

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of realisation.

Noun[edit]

rea c

  1. a sale (sale of goods at reduced prices); short for realisation

Declension[edit]

Declension of rea 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rea rean reor reorna
Genitive reas reans reors reornas

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Verb[edit]

rea (present rear, preterite reade, supine reat, imperative rea)

  1. to sell out at reduced prices (at a sale); short for realisera

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