See also: riss, rīss, riß, and Riß

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German riss, from Old High German riz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ʁɪs/
  • Rhymes: -ɪs
  • (file)

NounEdit

Riss m (genitive Risses, plural Risse, diminutive Risschen n or Risslein n or Rissel n)

  1. fissure, crack
  2. rift, split, tear
  3. prey killed by a predatory animal
    Der Leopard brachte seinen Riss in Sicherheit.
    The leopard brought his kill to a safe place.

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HunsrikEdit

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Riss m (plural Riss, diminutive Rissje)

  1. crack, fissure

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