SwedishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Swedish ryz, ryze. [1]

PronunciationEdit

  This entry needs pronunciation information. If you are familiar with the IPA then please add some!

NounEdit

ryss c

  1. a Russian, male person from Russia
  2. (derogatory, archaic) a rude, violent, fierce or warlike person (traits that have been considered typical for Russians).[1]
DeclensionEdit
Declension of ryss 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ryss ryssen ryssar ryssarna
Genitive ryss ryssens ryssars ryssarnas
Related termsEdit
See alsoEdit

Etymology 2Edit

 
Swedish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia sv

Probably from ryssja, used since 1637

NounEdit

ryss c

  1. a large container (wagon, cage) for coal, charcoal, hay, firewood
  2. a volume (a few cubic metres) corresponding to such a container
DeclensionEdit
Declension of ryss 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ryss ryssen ryssar ryssarna
Genitive ryss ryssens ryssars ryssarnas
SynonymsEdit
Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit