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Of or relating to the Rhine River or the lands bordering on it.

[Ultimately from Latin Rhēnus, the Rhine.]


(ˈrɛnɪʃ; ˈriː-)
(Placename) of or relating to the River Rhine or the lands adjacent to it, esp the Rhineland-Palatinate
(Brewing) another word for hock2


(ˈrɛn ɪʃ)

of the river Rhine or the regions bordering on it.
[1610–20; < Latin Rhēn(us) Rhine + -ish1; replacing Middle English Rinish, Reynesh, etc., in part < Anglo-French reneis, in part derivative of Rine Rhine]
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Noun1.Rhenish - any of several white wines from the Rhine River valley in Germany (`hock' is British usage)
white wine - pale yellowish wine made from white grapes or red grapes with skins removed before fermentation
Riesling - fragrant dry or sweet white wine from the Rhine valley or a similar wine from California
liebfraumilch - a sweetened Rhenish wine (especially one from Hesse in western Germany)
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Adj.1.Rhenish - of or relating to the Rhine River and the lands adjacent to it; "Rhenish wines tend to be sweet"


A. ADJrenano
B. Nvino m del Rin


adj region, townrheinisch; Rhenish wineRheinwein m