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ruit

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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ruit m, f (plural ruiten, diminutive ruitje n)

  1. (geometry) The shape rhombus, an equilateral parallelogram
  2. (card games) A diamond; mostly used in the plural: ruiten, for that card suit
  3. A glass panel (as) in a window; hence, the whole window
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ruit m, f (plural ruiten, diminutive ruitje n)

  1. (botany) A plant of the genus Ruta
  2. Similar plants, notably the related Thalictrum flava
  3. (rare) Any weed
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

ruit

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of ruien
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of ruien

AnagramsEdit

  • {{l|nl|trui]]

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

ruit

  1. third-person singular present active indicative of ruō