riets

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Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German reht with the regular phonetic development. (Compare the noun Recht, which was influenced by standard German.) The final -s is originally an adverbial genitive ending. Compare German rechts, Dutch rechts.

Adjective[edit]

riets (masculine rietsen, neuter rietst, not comparable)

  1. right (not left)
    Hues du däi lénksen oder rietse Knéi wéi?
    Do you have pain in your left or your right knee?
Declension[edit]

Adverb[edit]

riets

  1. to the right
  2. on the right

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

riets

  1. second-person singular present indicative of rieden