reisen

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See also: Reisen

German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʁaɪ̯zn̩], [ˈʁaɪ̯zən]
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German reisen, from Old High German reisōn, from Proto-West Germanic *raisōn.

Verb[edit]

reisen (weak, third-person singular present reist, past tense reiste, past participle gereist, auxiliary sein)

  1. (intransitive) to travel
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German rīsen (to fall, fall out), from Old High German rīsan (to fall, fall down), from Proto-Germanic *rīsaną (to rise, move vertically up or down, go), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rey- (to rise, arise). Cognate with Low German risen, Dutch rijzen, Old English rīsan (to rise) (modern English rise), Icelandic rísa. More at rise.

Verb[edit]

reisen

  1. (intransitive, dialectal) to fall

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

reisen

  1. Rōmaji transcription of れいせん

Middle Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *reison, from Proto-West Germanic *raisōn. Equivalent to reise +‎ -en.

Verb[edit]

reisen

  1. to travel, to go on a journey
  2. to go on a (military) expedition

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Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: reizen
  • Limburgish: reize, rieze
  • Middle English: reysen, reisen, reicen

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Middle English[edit]

Verb[edit]

reisen

  1. Alternative form of reysen (to raise)

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Noun[edit]

reisen m or f

  1. definite masculine singular of reise