Reue

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German riuwe, from Old High German riuwa, from Proto-West Germanic *hreuwu, from Proto-Germanic *hrewwō. Cognate with English rue, Dutch rouw.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʁɔɪ̯ə/
  • Rhymes: -ɔɪ̯ə
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

Reue f (genitive Reue, no plural)

  1. repentance; remorse, regret

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Further reading[edit]

  • Reue” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Reue in Duden online