Reis

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See also: reis, reís, rèis, and réis

German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German rīs, borrowed from Late Latin rīsum or rīsus, from Latin orīza, borrowed from Ancient Greek ὄρῡζα (órūza) (Greek όρυζα (óryza)). See also English rice.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁaɪ̯s/
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯s
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Noun[edit]

Reis m (strong, genitive Reises, plural Reise)

  1. rice
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German rīs, from Old High German rīs, hrīs, from Proto-Germanic *hrīsą. Cognate with Dutch rijs, English rise, rice. More at rice (Etymology 2).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Like etymology 1 above.

Noun[edit]

Reis n (strong, genitive Reises, plural Reiser)

    1. (higher register) shoot (of a plant), little twig
      Synonyms: Spross, Trieb, Zweig
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    Etymology 3[edit]

    See the lemma.

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    Reis

    1. (rare) plural of Real (Brazilian and former Portuguese currency)

    References[edit]

    1. ^ Friedrich Kluge (1989), “Reis”, in Elmar Seebold, editor, Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache [Etymological Dictionary of the German Language] (in German), 22nd edition, Berlin: Walter de Gruyter, →ISBN

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    Hunsrik[edit]

    Etymology 1[edit]

    From Middle High German rīs, borrowed from Late Latin rīsum or rīsus, from Ancient Greek ὄρυζα (óruza).

    Pronunciation[edit]

    Noun[edit]

    Reis m

    1. rice

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    Plautdietsch[edit]

    Etymology[edit]

    From Middle Low German reise, from Old Saxon *reisa, from Proto-West Germanic *raisu.

    Noun[edit]

    Reis f (plural Reisen)

    1. journey, trip

    Portuguese[edit]

    Pronunciation[edit]

     
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    • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈʁɐjʃ/, [ˈʁɐjʃ]
      • IPA(key): (Central Portugal) /ˈʁejʃ/, [ˈʁejʃ]
      • IPA(key): (Southern Portugal) /ˈʁeʃ/, [ˈʁeʃ]

    Proper noun[edit]

    Reis

    1. a surname