riga

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See also: Riga, Rîga, Rīga, and Rīgā

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Italian riga, from Lombardic rīga (line, row), from Proto-Germanic *rīgǭ, from Proto-Indo-European *(e)reik- (-kh-) (to scratch, cut). Akin to Old High German rīga (line) (German Reihe "row, series"), Old Norse rēga "string" (Norwegian reig "row, line"), Middle Dutch rīe "line, row", Old English rǣw "line, row". More at row.

Noun[edit]

riga f (plural righe)

  1. line
  2. stripe
  3. parting (of hair)
  4. ruler (measuring device)

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

riga

  1. third-person singular present indicative of rigare
  2. second-person singular imperative of rigare

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

rigā

  1. first-person singular present active imperative of rigō

Old High German[edit]

Noun[edit]

rīga f

  1. line

Descendants[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

·riga

  1. third-person singular future conjunct of téit

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
·riga
also ·rriga
·riga
pronounced with /-r(ʲ)-/
·riga
also ·rriga
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Venetian, from Italian rucola,

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /rîːɡa/
  • Hyphenation: ri‧ga

Noun[edit]

rȋga f (Cyrillic spelling ри̑га)

  1. (Croatia) commercial name for arugula, rocket (Eruca sativa, a grassy plant used for salad)

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