rist

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Old East Slavic крьстъ (krĭstŭ).

Noun[edit]

rist (genitive risti, partitive risti)

  1. cross
  2. crossing
  3. crossroads
  4. clubs (suit of cards)

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Raimo Raag. (2015), A Criterion for Old Age, section “Word stems in modern standard Estonian of Old East Slavic origin”, in Книгамъ бо есть неищетная глубина: Essays in Honour of Irina Lysén.

Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse rist, from Proto-Germanic *wristuz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rist f (genitive singular ristar, nominative plural ristir)

  1. instep
  2. grate (e.g. in an oven)
  3. grid, grille

Declension[edit]


Ludian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Finnish risti.

Noun[edit]

rist

  1. cross

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

rist

  1. past participle of rise
  2. imperative of riste

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

rist

  1. past participle of riste
  2. imperative of riste

Old Norse[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *wristuz m.

Noun[edit]

rist f (genitive ristar, plural ristr)

  1. instep of the foot

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • rist in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Related to Finnish risti.

Noun[edit]

rist

  1. cross