Reis

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See also: reis and reís

German[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German rīs, borrowed from Late Latin risum or risus, from Latin oriza, borrowed from Ancient Greek ὄρυζα (óruza) (Modern Greek όρυζα (óryza)). See also English rice.[1]

Noun[edit]

Reis m (genitive Reises, no plural)

  1. rice
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old High German rīs or hrīs. See Dutch rijs.

Noun[edit]

Reis m

  1. shoot (of a plant)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge, “Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache” , 22. Auflage, 1989, bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

Reis

  1. plural form of Real