Ruß

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See also: russ, Russ, ruß, and Russ.

German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German ruoz, rūz, from Old High German ruoz, hruoz, from Proto-Germanic *hrōtaz (soot), from Proto-Indo-European *kreH(u)d-.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ʁuːs/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -uːs

Noun[edit]

Ruß m (genitive Rußes, plural Ruße)

  1. soot

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Further reading[edit]

  • Ruß” in Duden online