ria

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See also: RIA, Ria, ría, rĩa, and rià

English[edit]

Georges River ria
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Etymology[edit]

From German Ria, from Spanish ría (inlet, estuary), from río (river), from Latin.

Noun[edit]

ria (plural rias)

  1. (geography) A narrow inlet of the sea formed by a flooded unglaciated river valley. [from 19th c.]
    • 2020, Sujit Sivasundaram, Waves Across the South, William Collins 2021, p. 49:
      Flinders had advised Baudin to stop in Port Jackson (the ria of what is now Sydney) when in need of refreshment [] .

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

ri +‎ -a

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): [ˈria]
  • Rhymes: -ia
  • Hyphenation: ri‧a

Determiner[edit]

ria (accusative singular rian, plural riaj, accusative plural riajn)

  1. (possessive, neologism, proscribed) their (singular)

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Galician.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ria f (plural rias)

  1. ria
    Synonym: aber

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ria f

  1. feminine singular of rio

Anagrams[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Rhymes: -iɐ
  • Hyphenation: ri‧a

Etymology 1[edit]

Alteration of rio (river), or borrowed from Spanish ría.

Noun[edit]

ria f (plural rias)

  1. (hydrography) ria (rugged coastal inlet)
  2. (hydrography) branch; inlet (body of water extending from or flowing into a larger one)

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Verb[edit]

ria

  1. inflection of rir:
    1. first/third-person singular imperfect indicative
    2. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Finnish riihi (kiln, grain drying cabin).

Noun[edit]

ria c

  1. a dryer, a kiln to dry corn; a traditional Finnish/Scandinavian wooden building used for indoor drying of corn

Declension[edit]

Declension of ria 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ria rian rior riorna
Genitive rias rians riors riornas

Verb[edit]

ria (present riar, preterite riade, supine riat, imperative ria)

  1. to dry corn in a kiln
    Den finska rågen stod högt i anseende till utsäde, beroende på att den fick stå ute att eftermogna i skyl, innan den riades, under det att den svenska vanligen riades omedelbart efter skärningen.
    The Finnish rye was highly regarded as seedcorn because it was left outdoors to ripen in ricks before being taken to be dried, while the Swedish rye was usually dried immediately after harvest.

Conjugation[edit]


Ternate[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ria

  1. (transitive) to admonish

Conjugation[edit]

Conjugation of ria
Singular Plural
Inclusive Exclusive
1st toria foria miria
2nd noria niria
3rd Masculine oria iria, yoria
Feminine moria
Neuter iria
- archaic

References[edit]

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier bộ) ria (, , 𣭯, 𩮭)

  1. a mustache

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Woi[edit]

Noun[edit]

ria

  1. blood

Yoruba[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ria

  1. (Ekiti, Ijesha) our, ours, us
    Synonym: tìwa