Ruß

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See also: russ, Russ, ruß, and Russ.

German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • Russ (Switzerland)

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German ruoz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Ruß m ‎(genitive Rußes, plural Ruße)

  1. soot

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The spelling Ruß was deprecated in 1938 in Swiss German when Swiss elementary schools stopped teaching the use of the ß.

Derived terms[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Ruß in Duden online