Rußland

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German[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Rußland ? (genitive Rußlands)

  1. Nonstandard spelling of Russland.

Usage notes[edit]

  • (in Switzerland) The spelling Rußland was deprecated in 1938 in Swiss German when Swiss elementary schools stopped teaching the use of the ß.
  • (in Germany and Austria) The spelling Rußland was deprecated in 1996 in the German spelling reform of 1996 (the Rechtschreibreform).