reis

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See also: Reis, reís, rèis, and réis

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

reis (plural reises)

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  1. (historical) The holder of a Turkish military rank akin to that of naval captain.
Translations[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis

  1. plural of real
Related terms[edit]

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Afrikaans[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [rə̟i̯s]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

reis (plural [please provide])

  1. journey

References[edit]


Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis

  1. plural of rei

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis

  1. plural of rei

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch rêse, reise, from Old Dutch *rēsa, from Proto-West Germanic *raisu. Distantly related to English rise and raise. The form with -ei- is expected only in south-eastern dialects; several sources suspect that it was reinforced by Middle High German reise, modern German Reise.

Noun[edit]

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

  1. travel
  2. trip, tour
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: reis
  • Russian: рейс (rejs)

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

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 Middle Low German reise.

Noun[edit]

reis (genitive reisi, partitive reisi)

  1. trip, journey
Declension[edit]

(humorous, poetic)

Derived terms[edit]

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis

  1. plural of rei

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

reis

  1. singular imperative of reisen

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From reus.

Noun[edit]

reīs f

  1. dative/ablative plural of rea

Etymology 2[edit]

From rēs.

Noun[edit]

reīs m

  1. dative/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 of risa

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis m

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

Old Norse[edit]

Verb[edit]

reis

  1. first/third-person singular past active indicative of rísa

Old Occitan[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis m pl

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

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

 
 

Noun[edit]

reis m

  1. plural of rei
  2. Obsolete spelling of réis

Turkish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Ottoman Turkish رئیس(reʾis, president; captain), from Arabic رَئِيس(raʾīs, head, chief, leader).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɾeˈis/, /ɾe(j)ˈis/
  • Hyphenation: re‧is

Noun[edit]

reis (definite accusative reisi, plural reisler)

  1. (obsolete) president
    Synonym: başkan
  2. leader
  3. (nautical) captain of a small boat
  4. (slang, politics) Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

Derived terms[edit]

compound nouns

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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).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

reis m (uncountable, not mutable)

  1. rice

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present), “reis”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

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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Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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

Verb[edit]

reis (preterite reist)

  1. (transitive) To raise, to lever, to lift.
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