See also: Fluß

GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • Fluß (pre-1996 orthography)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vluz, from Old High German fluz, from Proto-West Germanic *flōdu. Compare with English flood, flow.

Not cognate with Latin fluvius, which derives instead from Proto-Indo-European *bʰlewH-.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /flʊs/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ʊs

NounEdit

Fluss m (genitive Flusses, plural Flüsse, diminutive Flüsschen n or Flüsslein n)

  1. river
  2. flow

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HunsrikEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German vluz, from Old High German fluz, from Proto-West Germanic *flōdu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Fluss m (plural Fliss)

  1. river
    De greesest Fluss fun de Äerd is de Amazonas.
    The largest river of the earth is the Amazon.
  2. flow
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PlautdietschEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Fluss (river)

NounEdit

Fluss m (plural Flusse)

  1. river
  2. flow