rho

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See also: Rho, rhô, and rhɔ

English[edit]

Ancient Greek Alphabet

pi
Greek uc rho.pngGreek lc rho.png
sigma
Ρ ρ
Ancient Greek: ῥῶ
Wikipedia article on rho

Etymology[edit]

From the name of the Ancient Greek letter ῥῶ (rhô).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rho (plural rhos)

  1. The seventeenth letter of the Modern Greek and Classical alphabets and the nineteenth letter of Old and Ancient.
  2. (finance) The sensitivity of the option value to the risk-free interest rate.

Hypernyms[edit]

  • (measure of derivative price sensitivity): Greeks (includes list of coordinate terms)

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

rho f (plural rhos)

  1. Alternative spelling of ro

Italian[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the name of the Ancient Greek letter ῥῶ (rhô).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈrɔ/*
  • Rhymes:
  • Hyphenation: rhò

Noun[edit]

rho m or f (invariable)

  1. rho (Greek letter)

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ῥῶ (rhô), from Phoenician 𐤓‬(r‬ /rēš/).

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Noun[edit]

rho n (indeclinable)

  1. rho (Greek letter Ρ, ρ)

Further reading[edit]

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

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ῥῶ (rhô).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rho f (plural rhos)

  1. rho; the Greek letter Ρ, ρ
    Synonym: ro

Welsh[edit]

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Verb[edit]

rho

  1. (literary) third-person singular subjunctive of rhoi
  2. second-person singular imperative of rhoi

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
rho ro unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.