ruta

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See also: Ruta, rúta, rūta, Rūta, and rută

Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

ruta

  1. third-person singular present indicative of rutar
  2. second-person singular imperative of rutar

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French route.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruta f (plural rutes)

  1. route

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Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ruta m (genitive singular ruta, nominative plural rutaí)

  1. rut, beaten track
  2. place, district

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin rūta, from Ancient Greek ῥυτή (rhutḗ).

Noun[edit]

ruta f (plural rute)

  1. rue (plant)

Anagrams[edit]


Kikuyu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hinde (1904) records kurutta as an equivalent of English take off in “Jogowini dialect” of Kikuyu.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ruta (infinitive kũruta)

  1. to take out from[2]
  2. to remove, to take away[2]
    Mũmeni ũngĩ amũrutaga mbakĩ iniũrũ. - One who hates another takes away his sniff from his nose.[3]
  3. to teach[4][5]
  4. to obtain, to produce[2]
    Ndũgũ ĩrutagwo njĩra-inĩ.[6] - Friendship is usually made on the road.

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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(Idioms)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Hinde, Hildegarde (1904). Vocabularies of the Kamba and Kikuyu languages of East Africa, pp. 58–59. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Barlow, A. Ruffell (1960). Studies in Kikuyu Grammar and Idiom, p. 24.
  3. ^ Wanjohi, G. J. (1997). The Wisdom and Philosophy of the Gikuyu Proverbs: The Kihooto World-view, p. 244. Paulines Publications Africa.
  4. ^ Armstrong, Lilias E. (1940). The Phonetic and Tonal Structure of Kikuyu, p. 363. Rep. 1967. (Also in 2018 by Routledge).
  5. ^ “ruta” in Benson, T.G. (1964). Kikuyu-English dictionary, pp. 413–414. Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  6. ^ Njũrũri, Ngũmbũ (1969). Gĩkũyũ Proverbs, p. 104.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ῥυτή (rhutḗ), from a Peloponnesian language.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rūta f (genitive rūtae); first declension

  1. rue (bitter herb)

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative rūta rūtae
Genitive rūtae rūtārum
Dative rūtae rūtīs
Accusative rūtam rūtās
Ablative rūtā rūtīs
Vocative rūta rūtae

Participle[edit]

ruta

  1. nominative feminine singular of rutus
  2. nominative neuter plural of rutus
  3. accusative neuter plural of rutus
  4. vocative feminine singular of rutus
  5. vocative neuter plural of rutus

rutā

  1. ablative feminine singular of rutus

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruta m sg, f sg

  1. definite feminine singular of rute

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruta f sg

  1. definite singular of rute

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruta f

  1. rue (plant)

Declension[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ruta f

  1. definite singular nominative and accusative form of rută.

Sotho[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-túnda.

Verb[edit]

ruta

  1. to learn
  2. to read

Descendants[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French route, from the Latin phrase via rupta (a paved, cleared or 'broken' road).

Noun[edit]

ruta f (plural rutas)

  1. highway
  2. route
    Synonym: recorrido
  3. (computing) path

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

ruta c

  1. square, tile (as on a checkerboard)
  2. windowpane (a piece of glass)
    Synonym: fönsterruta
  3. panel (single frame in a comic strip)
  4. lozenge (diamond-shaped heraldic charge)

Declension[edit]

Declension of ruta 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ruta rutan rutor rutorna
Genitive rutas rutans rutors rutornas

Related terms[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish ruta.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rúta

  1. route

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