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3 letters words from 'res'

ERS 3RES 3
SER 3 

2 letters words from 'res'

ER 2ES 2
RE 2 

All 3 letters words made out of res

res ers rse sre esr ser

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Definitions and meaning of res

res

Translingual

Alternative forms

  • Res

Symbol

res

  1. (mathematical analysis) residue

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɛz

Noun

res (plural reses)

  1. (Canada, US, informal) Clipping of reservation.
    Synonym: rez (Indian reserve or reservation)
  2. (Canada, South Africa) Clipping of residence.
  3. (computing) Clipping of resolution (of a computer display or image).
    Coordinate term: hi-res
  4. Clipping of reservoir (from computer water cooling).
  5. (role-playing games) Clipping of resurrection.

Verb

res (third-person singular simple present reses, present participle resing, simple past and past participle resed)

  1. (role-playing games) short form of resurrect

Anagrams

  • -ers, ERS, ERs, ESR, RSE, SER, SRE, ers, ser, ser.

Catalan

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic) IPA(key): /ˈrəs/
  • (Central) IPA(key): /ˈrɛs/
  • (Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈres/
  • Rhymes: -es

Etymology 1

From Latin rēs (thing). Compare French rien.

Pronoun

res

  1. nothing
  2. (in negative sentences) anything
Alternative forms
  • rès (obsolete)
Derived terms
  • de res
  • no-res

Etymology 2

Noun

res

  1. plural of re

Further reading

  • “res” in Diccionari de la llengua catalana, segona edició, Institut d’Estudis Catalans.
  • “res” in Gran Diccionari de la Llengua Catalana, Grup Enciclopèdia Catalana.
  • “res” in Diccionari normatiu valencià, Acadèmia Valenciana de la Llengua.
  • “res” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

Galician

Etymology 1

From Latin rēs (thing)

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈres/

Noun

res f (plural reses)

  1. head of quadrupedal cattle or game
  2. flock, herd; cattle
    • 1355, E. Cal Pardo (ed.), Colección diplomática medieval do arquivo da catedral de Mondoñedo. Santiago: Consello da Cultura Galega, page 168:
      os quaes me pagastes en dineiros et en res
      which you paid me in money and in cattle

Pronoun

res

  1. (rare or dated) nothing (in negative sentences)
    Synonym: nada
Related terms
  • ren
  • rexelo

Etymology 2

Plural of re.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈres/

Noun

res m pl

  1. plural of re

Etymology 3

From Latin renes (kidneys).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈres/

Noun

res m pl

  1. small of the back
    Synonyms: cadrís, lombo

Derived terms

  • derrear

Related terms

  • ril

References

  • “res” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • “res” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • “res” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Latin

Etymology

From Proto-Italic *reis, from Proto-Indo-European *reh₁ís (wealth, goods). Cognate to Old Persian [Term?] (/rāy-/, paradise, wealth), Avestan 𐬭𐬁𐬫(rāy-, paradise, wealth), Sanskrit रै (raí, property. wealth), रयि (rayí, stuff, material, property, goods).

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /reːs/
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /res/, [rɛs]

Noun

rēs f (genitive reī); fifth declension

  1. thing, object, matter, issue, affair, stuff
    • (Can we date this quote by Cato the Elder and provide title, author’s full name, and other details?)
  2. state, republic, commonwealth
    • (Can we date this quote?), Attributed to Ennius by Augustinus in De Civitate Dei; Book II, Chapter XXI
  3. deed

Declension

Fifth-declension noun.

Derived terms

  • reāpse
  • reus
  • rēcula/rēscula
  • rem acū tetigistī
  • rēs, nōn verba (actions speak louder than words)
  • reālis
  • rēs adiūdicāta
  • rēs prīvāta
  • rēs pūblica/rēspūblica
  • rēs iūdicāta
  • in mediās rēs

Descendants

References

  • res in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • res in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • res in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • res in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[2], London: Macmillan and Co.
  • res in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • res in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[3], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • res in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /res/

Etymology 1

From Latin rēs (thing).

Noun

res f (plural reses)

  1. head of quadrupedal cattle or game
  2. (Latin America) bovine animal

Derived terms

  • pancita de res
  • resero

Etymology 2

Plural of re.

Noun

res m pl

  1. plural of re

Further reading

  • “res” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.

Swedish

Verb

res

  1. imperative of resa

Anagrams

  • ers, ser

Westrobothnian

Etymology

cf Old Norse hreistr, Norwegian reist

Noun

res n or m

  1. guts; offal, scales of fish

Related terms

  • fiskres
  • rees
  • rest

Wolof

Noun

res (definite form res wi)

  1. liver

Source: wiktionary.org
  • RERUN, to show a repetition of a recorded performance.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)