ruga

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ruga

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ruga ‎(plural rugae)

  1. (anatomy, biology) a crease or wrinkle
    • 1997, the deadly water-snakes coil’d together like the Rugæ of a single great Brain, the gray and even illumination from the Sky. — Thomas Pynchon, Mason & Dixon

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ruga.

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ruga f ‎(plural rughe)

  1. wrinkle, line

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *krewp- ‎(to become encrusted), extension of *krew- ‎(scab), related to Sanskrit रूक्ष ‎(rūkṣa).[1]

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Noun[edit]

rūga f ‎(genitive rūgae); first declension

  1. crease (on the face), wrinkle

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First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative rūga rūgae
genitive rūgae rūgārum
dative rūgae rūgīs
accusative rūgam rūgās
ablative rūgā rūgīs
vocative rūga rūgae

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References[edit]

  • ruga in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ruga in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • RUGA” in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • ruga in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers

  1. ^ Shipley, The Origins of English Words: A Discursive Dictionary of Indo-European Roots

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ruga. Cognate of rua ‎(street).

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ruga f (plural rugas)

  1. wrinkle
  2. crease

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rogāre, present active infinitive of rogō, from Proto-Indo-European *rog-, Indo-European ablaut of *h₃reǵ-.

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a ruga ‎(third-person singular present roagă, past participle rugat1st conj.

  1. to ask (for)
  2. to pray
  3. to beg, implore

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Sardinian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin eruca.

Noun[edit]

ruga f

  1. caterpillar

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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ruga

  1. resin

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of ruga
nominative sing. ruga
genitive sing. rugan
partitive sing. rugad
partitive plur. rugid
singular plural
nominative ruga rugad
accusative rugan rugad
genitive rugan rugiden
partitive rugad rugid
essive-instructive rugan rugin
translative rugaks rugikš
inessive rugas rugiš
elative rugaspäi rugišpäi
illative  ? rugihe
adessive rugal rugil
ablative rugalpäi rugilpäi
allative rugale rugile
abessive rugata rugita
comitative ruganke rugidenke
prolative rugadme rugidme
approximative I ruganno rugidenno
approximative II rugannoks rugidennoks
egressive rugannopäi rugidennopäi
terminative I  ? rugihesai
terminative II rugalesai rugilesai
terminative III rugassai
additive I  ? rugihepäi
additive II rugalepäi rugilepäi

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “смола”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika