ritus

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See also: Ritus, rítus, and rītus

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ritus

  1. plural of ritu

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ritus f (plural ritussen, diminutive ritusje n)

  1. rite

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Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: ritus

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch ritus, from Latin ritus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈri.tʊs]
  • Hyphenation: ri‧tus

Noun[edit]

ritus

  1. rite, a religious custom.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *h₂rey-. Cognate with Sanskrit रीति (rītí, rite, custom, usage, ceremony, procedure).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rītus m (genitive rītūs); fourth declension

  1. rite, ceremony
  2. habit, custom, usage

Declension[edit]

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rītus rītūs
Genitive rītūs rītuum
Dative rītuī rītibus
Accusative rītum rītūs
Ablative rītū rītibus
Vocative rītus rītūs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • ritus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ritus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ritus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • ritus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to fight like lions: ferarum ritu pugnare

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ritus m

  1. accusative plural form of rits

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ritus (rite). Doublet of rite, which has much of the same sense.

Noun[edit]

ritus m (definite singular ritusen, indefinite plural rituser or riter, definite plural ritusene or ritene)

  1. (religion)cult, rite
  2. (by extension, usually humorous) a specific way of doing something, a ceremony

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ritus (rite). Doublet of rite.

Noun[edit]

ritus m (definite singular ritusen, indefinite plural ritusar, definite plural ritusane)

  1. (dated or humorous) a rite, cult
    Synonym: rite