reis

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See also: Reis, réis, and reís

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَئِيس (raʾīs, head, chief, leader)

Noun[edit]

reis (plural reises)

  1. A chief; a person with authority.

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis

  1. plural of rei

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch reise, from Old Dutch *reisa, from Proto-Germanic *raisō.

Noun[edit]

reis f, m (plural reizen, diminutive reisje n)

  1. travel
  2. trip, tour
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

reis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of reizen
  2. imperative of reizen

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *raici, of Baltic origin. Compare Lithuanian rietas (thigh), rietai. Cognates include Finnish reisi.

Noun[edit]

reis (genitive reie, partitive reit)

  1. (anatomy) thigh
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Low German reise

Noun[edit]

reis (genitive reisi, partitive reisi)

  1. trip, journey
Declension[edit]

(humorous, poetic)

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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis

  1. plural of rei

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From reus.

Noun[edit]

reīs f

  1. dative plural of rea
  2. ablative plural of rea

Etymology 2[edit]

From rēs.

Noun[edit]

reīs m

  1. dative plural of reus
  2. ablative plural of reus

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

reis

  1. imperative of reise

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis f (definite singular reisa, indefinite plural reiser, definite plural reisene)

  1. Alternative form of reise

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

reis

  1. imperative of reise

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

reis

  1. past tense of risa

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis m

  1. nominative singular of rei
  2. oblique plural of rei

Old Provençal[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis m pl

  1. nominative plural of rei
  2. oblique singular of rei

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis m

  1. plural of rei
  2. Obsolete spelling of réis

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic رَئِيس (raʾīs, head, chief, leader).

Noun[edit]

reis (definite accusative reisi, plural reisler)

  1. (obsolete) president

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Welsh[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old French ris (possibly via Middle English rys, compare modern English rice).

Noun[edit]

reis m (uncountable)

  1. rice

References[edit]

  • reis, rheis, ris, rhis”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies, 2014

Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From late Old Norse reisa, from Middle Low German reise.

Noun[edit]

reis f

  1. journey
    Rejsa vahdt ómsuss.
    The journey amounted to nothing.

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Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse reisa (raise), from Proto-Germanic *raizijaną.

Verb[edit]

reis (preterite reist)

  1. (active verb) to raise, to lever, to lift
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