See also: rīsu

CorsicanEdit

NounEdit

risu m

  1. rice

ReferencesEdit

  • risu” in INFCOR: Banca di dati di a lingua corsa

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Likely a descriptive word, compare risahtaa. Germanic origin has been proposed (compare Icelandic hrís (brushwood) and Swedish ris (twigs in a heap)), but considered unlikely for phonetic reasons.[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈrisu/, [ˈris̠u]
  • Rhymes: -isu
  • Syllabification: ri‧su

NounEdit

risu

  1. stick, dry twig
  2. brickbat (criticism or uncomplimentary remark)
    Aikakauslehdissä on usein "ruusuja ja risuja" -niminen osasto kehuja ja kritiikkiä varten.
    It's quite common for magazines to have a section called Bouquets and Brickbats for compliments and criticisms.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of risu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative risu risut
genitive risun risujen
partitive risua risuja
illative risuun risuihin
singular plural
nominative risu risut
accusative nom. risu risut
gen. risun
genitive risun risujen
partitive risua risuja
inessive risussa risuissa
elative risusta risuista
illative risuun risuihin
adessive risulla risuilla
ablative risulta risuilta
allative risulle risuille
essive risuna risuina
translative risuksi risuiksi
instructive risuin
abessive risutta risuitta
comitative risuineen
Possessive forms of risu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person risuni risumme
2nd person risusi risunne
3rd person risunsa

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004) Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja [Modern Finnish Etymological Dictionary] (in Finnish), Juva: WSOY, →ISBN
  2. ^ Itkonen, Erkki; Kulonen, Ulla-Maija, editors (1992–2000) Suomen sanojen alkuperä [The origin of Finnish words] (in Finnish), Helsinki: Institute for the Languages of Finland/Finnish Literature Society, →ISBN

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

risu

  1. Rōmaji transcription of りす

LatinEdit

NounEdit

rīsū

  1. ablative singular of rīsus