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EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رَئِيس(raʾīs, head, chief, leader)

NounEdit

reis (plural reises)

  1. A chief; a person with authority.

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AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

reis (plural [please provide])

  1. journey

ReferencesEdit


CatalanEdit

NounEdit

reis

  1. plural of rei

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch reise, from Old Dutch *reisa, from Proto-Germanic *raisō.

NounEdit

reis f or m (plural reizen, diminutive reisje n)

  1. travel
  2. trip, tour
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the main entry.

VerbEdit

reis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of reizen
  2. imperative of reizen

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EstonianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *raici, of Baltic origin. Compare Lithuanian rietas (thigh), rietai. Cognates include Finnish reisi.

NounEdit

reis (genitive reie, partitive reit)

  1. (anatomy) thigh
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German reise

NounEdit

reis (genitive reisi, partitive reisi)

  1. trip, journey
DeclensionEdit

(humorous, poetic)

Derived termsEdit

GalicianEdit

NounEdit

reis

  1. plural of rei

LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From reus.

NounEdit

reīs f

  1. dative/ablative plural of rea

Etymology 2Edit

From rēs.

NounEdit

reīs m

  1. dative/ablative plural of reus

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

reis

  1. imperative of reise

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

reis f (definite singular reisa, indefinite plural reiser, definite plural reisene)

  1. Alternative form of reise

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

reis

  1. imperative of reise

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

reis

  1. past of risa

Old FrenchEdit

NounEdit

reis m

  1. nominative singular of rei
  2. oblique plural of rei

Old OccitanEdit

NounEdit

reis m pl

  1. inflection of rei:
    1. nominative plural
    2. oblique singular

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

reis m

  1. plural of rei
  2. Obsolete spelling of réis

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رَئِيس(raʾīs, head, chief, leader).

NounEdit

reis (definite accusative reisi, plural reisler)

  1. (obsolete) president

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WelshEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old French ris (possibly via Middle English rys, compare modern English rice).

NounEdit

reis m (uncountable)

  1. rice

ReferencesEdit

  • R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950-), “reis, rheis, ris, rhis”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies

WestrobothnianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From late Old Norse reisa, from Middle Low German reise.

NounEdit

reis f

  1. Journey.
    Rejsa vahdt ómsuss.The journey amounted to nothing.
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Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse reisa (raise), from Proto-Germanic *raizijaną.

VerbEdit

reis (preterite reist)

  1. (transitive) To raise, to lever, to lift.
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