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English

Short for radiotelegraphy.

Crimean Tatar

Compare English radio.

Finnish

From the prefix radio-, probably after English radio.

French

An abbreviation of words like radiotélégramme, radiotélégraphiste, radiodiffusion, etc. Compare English radio.

Galician

An abbreviation based on words beginning with the root radio-. Compare English radio.

Ido

From radiar + -o.

Italian

Borrowed from Latin radius. Compare raggio, an inherited doublet.

Latin

radius (spoke of a wheel) + .

Norman

Borrowed from English radio.

Polish

Compare English radio.

Romanian

Borrowed from French radio, German Radio; compare also English radio.

Spanish

Apocopic form of radiorreceptor

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