rus

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See also: Rus, RUS, rus., rus', Rus., Rus', and R Us

Albanian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rus m ‎(feminine ruse)

  1. Russian
    gjuha ruse - the Russian language

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Adjective[edit]

rus m ‎(feminine russa, masculine plural russos, feminine plural russes)

  1. Russian (pertaining to Russia, to the Russian people, or to the Russian language)

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Noun[edit]

rus m ‎(plural russos, feminine russa)

  1. Russian (an inhabitant of Russia or an ethnic Russian)

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rus m

  1. Russian (the Slavic language of the Russians)

Dalmatian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin radius.

Noun[edit]

rus m

  1. ray

Danish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From an old Danish verb ruse, from Middle Low German rusen ‎(to rush).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ruːs/, [ʁuːˀs]

Noun[edit]

rus c (singular definite rusen, not used in plural form)

  1. intoxication
  2. ecstasy

Etymology 2[edit]

Maybe an abbreviaton of Latin depositurus.

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Noun[edit]

rus c (singular definite russen, plural indefinite russer)

  1. freshman, first-year student
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Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch rusch, rosch. The Juncaceae plants may constitute a parallel etymology

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Noun[edit]

rus m ‎(plural russen, diminutive rusje n)

  1. A sod, turf of soil, grass, reed or other vegetation
  2. The graminal plant Armeria vulgaris or Armeria maritima
  3. A grass-like plant, (bul)rush, notably of the genera Juncus and Luzula.
  4. (slang) police detective
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Etymology 2[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rus

  1. Alternative form of ruis

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus m

  1. plural of ru

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *rowos, from Proto-Indo-European *Hrewos ‎(open space, field), from *rewh₁-. Cognate with Old Irish róe ‎(flat field) and Avestan [script needed] ‎(rauuah-, open space). See English room.

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Noun[edit]

rūs n ‎(genitive rūris); third declension

  1. countryside; country
  2. a farm
  3. a village

Declension[edit]

Third declension neuter, with locative.

Case Singular Plural
nominative rūs rūra
genitive rūris rūrum
dative rūrī rūribus
accusative rūs rūra
ablative rūre rūribus
vocative rūs rūra
locative rūrī rūribus

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References[edit]

  • rus in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • rus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • RUS in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • rus in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to make a pleasure-trip into the country: rus excurrere
    • to live in the country: ruri vivere, rusticari
    • to live (all) one's life (honourably, in the country, as a man of learning): vitam, aetatem (omnem aetatem, omne aetatis tempus) agere (honeste, ruri, in litteris), degere, traducere
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008) Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, page 531

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

rus

  1. rafsi of grusi.

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus m ‎(definite singular rusen, uncountable)

  1. The mental state inebriation, intoxication, brought on by using alcohol or other drugs

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus m (plural rus)

  1. (historical) Rus (Scandinavian settlers and merchants in Eastern Europe)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Russian русь ‎(rus').

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Adjective[edit]

rus m, n ‎(feminine singular rusă, masculine plural ruși, feminine and neuter plural ruse)

  1. Russian

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Noun[edit]

rus m ‎(plural ruși, feminine equivalent rusoaică)

  1. Russian

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

rus m ‎(genitive singular ruis, no plural)

  1. The cereal rice