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AfrikaansEdit

NounEdit

ruit ‎(plural ruite)

  1. (geometry) The shape rhombus, an equilateral parallelogram
  2. A glass panel (as) in a window; hence, the whole window

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Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

ruit m, f ‎(plural ruiten, diminutive ruitje n)

  1. (geometry) The shape rhombus, an equilateral parallelogram
  2. (heraldry) A lozenge
  3. (card games) A diamond; mostly used in the plural: ruiten, for that card suit
  4. A glass panel (as) in a window; hence, the whole window
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

ruit m, f ‎(plural ruiten, diminutive ruitje n)

  1. (botany) A plant of the genus Ruta
  2. Similar plants, notably the related Thalictrum flava
  3. (rare) Any weed
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Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

ruit

  1. second- and third-person singular present indicative of ruien
  2. (archaic) plural imperative of ruien

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EtymologyEdit

Latin rugitus.

NounEdit

ruit m ‎(oblique plural ruiz or ruitz, nominative singular ruiz or ruitz, nominative plural ruit)

  1. rut (period of sexual excitement in an animal)
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