rw

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See also: RW and .rw

Translingual[edit]

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rw

  1. (international standards) ISO 639-1 language code for Rwanda-Rundi.

Egyptian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Proto-Semitic *ʔarway- (wild beast; lion).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rw
Z1

 m

  1. lion
    Synonym: mꜣj

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Takács, Gábor (1999–2007) Etymological Dictionary of Egyptian, Leiden: Brill, →ISBN, →ISBN
  2. ^ Allen, James (2013) A New Concordance of the Pyramid Texts, volume III, Providence: Brown University, PT 294.2 (Pyr. 436b), W

Welsh[edit]

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Usage notes[edit]

This word is usually found in conjunction with the pronoun i and so forms a diphthong, rw i /rʊi̯/.

Verb[edit]

rw (not mutable)

  1. (South Wales) first-person singular present affirmative colloquial of bod
    Rw i yn y car.
    I’m in the car.

Related terms[edit]

  • ydw (interrogative)
  • dw, w (negative)