Ruhr

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From German Ruhr

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Ruhr

  1. A branch of the river Rhine and its basin.
  2. (The Ruhr) An urban area of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

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German[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin rubro gilum (red brook), of Celtic origin; for the second element see the river Celbis.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Rhymes: -uːɐ̯

Proper noun[edit]

Ruhr f (genitive Ruhr)

  1. A branch of the river Rhine.

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Noun[edit]

Ruhr f (genitive Ruhr, plural Ruhren)

  1. dysentery

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Engeln, O. D., Urquhart, J. D. (1924). The Story Key to Geographic Names. United Kingdom: D. Appleton, p. 172-73

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Proper noun[edit]

Ruhr

  1. Ruhr

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