rís

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See also: ris and rîş

Faroese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From late Old Norse rís, from Middle Low German rīs, from Old French ris, from Italian riso, from Latin orȳza, from Ancient Greek ὄρυζα (óruza).

Noun[edit]

rís n (genitive singular rís, plural rís)

  1. rice
Declension[edit]
n11 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rís rísið rís rísini
Accusative rís rísið rís rísini
Dative rísi rísinum rísum rísunum
Genitive rís rísins rísa rísanna

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hrís.

Noun[edit]

rís n (genitive singular rís, plural rís)

  1. (poetic) twig
  2. (poetic) brushwood
  3. negative criticism
Declension[edit]
n11 Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative rís rísið rís rísini
Accusative rís rísið rís rísini
Dative rísi rísinum rísum rísunum
Genitive rís rísins rísa rísanna

Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English rys, from Old French ris, from Old Italian riso, risi, from Ancient Greek ὄρυζα (óruza), ὄρυζον (óruzon). More at rice.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rís f (genitive ríse)

  1. rice

Declension[edit]