rita

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See also: Rita, ritā, rīta, and rītā

Faroese[edit]

rita' - kittiwake

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse rytr.

Noun[edit]

rita f (genitive singular ritu, plural ritur)

  1. kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla)
Declension[edit]
f1 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rita ritan ritur riturnar
Accusative ritu rituna ritur riturnar
Dative ritu rituni ritum ritunum
Genitive ritu ritunnar rita ritanna
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ríta, rita, from Proto-Germanic *wrītaną ‎(to carve, write), from Proto-Indo-European *wrey- ‎(to rip, tear).

Verb[edit]

rita ‎(third person singular past indicative ritaði, third person plural past indicative ritað, supine ritað)

  1. to write, to inscribe
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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

rita

  1. (hunting) A type of trap.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of rita (Kotus type 9/kala, t-d gradation)
nominative rita ridat
genitive ridan ritojen
partitive ritaa ritoja
illative ritaan ritoihin
singular plural
nominative rita ridat
accusative nom. rita ridat
gen. ridan
genitive ridan ritojen
ritainrare
partitive ritaa ritoja
inessive ridassa ridoissa
elative ridasta ridoista
illative ritaan ritoihin
adessive ridalla ridoilla
ablative ridalta ridoilta
allative ridalle ridoille
essive ritana ritoina
translative ridaksi ridoiksi
instructive ridoin
abessive ridatta ridoitta
comitative ritoineen

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse rytr.

Noun[edit]

rita f ‎(genitive singular ritu, nominative plural ritur)

  1. black-legged kittiwake, kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse ríta, rita, from Proto-Germanic *wrītaną ‎(to carve, write), from Proto-Indo-European *wrey- ‎(to rip, tear).

Verb[edit]

rita ‎(weak verb, third-person singular past indicative ritaði, supine ritað)

  1. to write, to inscribe
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Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

rita m

  1. genitive singular form of rits

Lithuanian[edit]

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rìta

  1. third-person singular present tense of risti.
  2. third-person plural present tense of risti.

Norwegian[edit]

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rita

  1. to draw softly, to write, to sketch

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse ríta, rita, from Proto-Germanic *wrītaną ‎(to carve, write), from Proto-Indo-European *wrey- ‎(to rip, tear).

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Verb[edit]

rita ‎(present ritar, preterite ritade, supine ritat, imperative rita)

  1. to draw (a picture)

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