rijs

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch rijs, from Proto-Germanic *hrisa-. Cognate with German Reis “twig”, Old Norse hrís, Dansish, Norwegian and Swedish ris.

Noun[edit]

rijs n (plural rijzen, diminutive rijsje n)

  1. (archaic) A young twig, or a bundle of twigs; bush.
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Etymology 2[edit]

See rijzen.

Verb[edit]

rijs

  1. first-person singular present indicative of rijzen
  2. imperative of rijzen