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