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Detailed Translations for ray from English to French


ray [the ~] noun

  1. the ray (ray beam; beam)
    le faisceau lumineux; le rayon
  2. the ray (thornback)
    la raie

ray verb

  1. ray
    • irradier verb (irradie, irradies, irradions, irradiez, )

Translation Matrix for ray:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
faisceau lumineux beam; ray; ray beam beam of light
raie ray; thornback crease; pen line; scratch; shark; streak; stroke of the pen
rayon beam; ray; ray beam area; bar; baton; board; book case; book shelf; branch; brigade; cane; club; department; detachment; division; element; elementary component; flicker; fundamental ingredient; ingredient; parliamentary party; part; plank; portion; principle ingredient; rack; radiation; radius; rod; section; segment; share; shelf; shelve; spark; spoke; stave; stick; truncheon; ward
- beam; beam of light; electron beam; irradiation; light beam; ray of light; re; shaft; shaft of light
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
irradier ray light; light up; lighten; shine; shine on; shine upon
- irradiate; radiate

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Related Definitions for "ray":

  1. cartilaginous fishes having horizontally flattened bodies and enlarged winglike pectoral fins with gills on the underside; most swim by moving the pectoral fins1
  2. any of the stiff bony spines in the fin of a fish1
  3. the syllable naming the second (supertonic) note of any major scale in solmization1
  4. a column of light (as from a beacon)1
  5. a group of nearly parallel lines of electromagnetic radiation1
  6. a branch of an umbel or an umbelliform inflorescence1
  7. (mathematics) a straight line extending from a point1
  8. expose to radiation1
  9. extend or spread outward from a center or focus or inward towards a center1
  10. emit as rays1

Wiktionary Translations for ray:

  1. beam of light or radiation
  2. marine fish with a flat body, large wing-like fins, and a whip-like tail
  1. géométrie|fr Partie de droite limitée par un point appelé origine.
  2. ligne tracer sur une surface.
  3. zoologie|nocat=1 Une des espèces de poissons cartilagineux, de forme plate, sans vessie natatoire, ayant 5 à 7 paires de fente branchiale ventrales, aux 2 yeux dorsaux. note Ce nom général correspond en fait à de très nombreuses espèces.
  4. Ligne rectiligne émise par une source irradiante.
  5. Émanation d’une source lumineuse.
  6. Lueur
  7. Faisceau de particules énergétiques
  8. Partie du gâteau de cire
  9. Bande d’une certaine largeur contrastant par rapport au fond.

Cross Translation:
ray raie rog — vissen|nld Batoidei of Hypotremata, een brede platte kraakbeenvis met een smalle staart
ray raie RochenZoologie: Fisch mit stark abgeplattetem Körper
ray rayon Strahl — von einer Energiequelle ausgehendes Bündel elektromagnetischer Wellen/Partikel
ray reMusik: der zweite Ton einer beliebigen Durtonleiter

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