roj

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See also: rój and röj

Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rojь.

Noun[edit]

roj m

  1. swarm

Derived terms[edit]


Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Persian روز (ruz). From Proto-Indo-Iranian, ultimately from a derivative of the Proto-Indo-European root *lewk- (white, light, bright). Compare Avestan raočant- ("shining"), raočah ("light"), Sanskrit रोचते (rocate, to shine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

roj f

  1. Sun
  2. day

Related terms[edit]


Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rojь. Cognate with Upper Sorbian rój, Polish rój, Czech roj, Serbo-Croatian rȏj, and Russian рой (roj).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

roj m

  1. swarm (large number of insects)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • roj in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • roj in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rojь.

Noun[edit]

rȏj m (Cyrillic spelling ро̑ј)

  1. swarm

Declension[edit]


Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rojь.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

roj m (genitive singular roja, nominative plural roje, genitive plural rojov, declension pattern of stroj)

  1. swarm

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • roj in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Zazaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Persian روز (ruz).

Noun[edit]

roj ?

  1. Sun
  2. day