See also: reis and reís

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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle High German rīs, borrowed from Late Latin risum or risus, from Latin oriza, borrowed from Ancient Greek ὄρυζα ‎(óruza) (Modern Greek όρυζα ‎(óryza)). See also English rice.[1]

NounEdit

Reis m ‎(genitive Reises, plural Reise)

  1. rice
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Etymology 2Edit

From Middle High German rīs, from Old High German rīs, hrīs, from Proto-Germanic *hrīsą. Cognate with Dutch rijs, English rise, rice. More at rice (Etymology 2).

NounEdit

Reis n ‎(genitive Reises, plural Reiser)

  1. shoot (of a plant)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Friedrich Kluge, “Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache” , 22. Auflage, 1989, bearbeitet von Elmar Seebold, ISBN 3-11-006800-1

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Reis

  1. plural of Real
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