rys

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See also: Rys, ryś, Ryś, and Ryš

Afrikaans[edit]

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Noun[edit]

rys (plural [please provide])

  1. rice

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Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *rūtja, from Proto-Indo-European *reṷə-. Cognate to Latin ruo (to rush down, to bring down), Proto-Slavic *ryti, Lithuanian ráuti (to tear, to pull), Egyptian rish (high leader, boss), Punjab [script needed] (rish, holy, sacred).

Verb[edit]

rys (first-person singular past tense rysa, participle rysur)

  1. to train, practise, exercise

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Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rysь

Noun[edit]

rys m anim

  1. lynx
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

rys m inan

  1. trait, attribute
  2. technical drawing
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Further reading[edit]

  • rys in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • rys in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Lower Sorbian[edit]

rys

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rysь. Cognate with Upper Sorbian rys.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rys m

  1. lynx (wildcat of the genus Lynx)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Muka, Arnošt (1921, 1928), “rys”, in Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow (in German), St. Petersburg, Prague: ОРЯС РАН, ČAVU; Reprinted Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag, 2008
  • Starosta, Manfred (1999), “rys”, in Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch (in German), Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag

Middle English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French ris.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rys (uncountable)

  1. rice

Descendants[edit]

  • English: rice
  • Scots: rice

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German rîz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rys m inan

  1. hallmark (distinct characteristic)
  2. lineament
    Synonyms: zarys, kontur
  3. summary, recapitulation, synopsis, abstract
    Synonym: streszczenie

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • rys in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • rys in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *rysь

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rys m (genitive singular rysa, nominative plural rysy, genitive plural rysov, declension pattern of dub)

  1. lynx

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Further reading[edit]

  • rys in Slovak dictionaries at slovnik.juls.savba.sk

West Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

rys c (no plural)

  1. rice

Further reading[edit]

  • rys (I)”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011