Origin of Rhenish
Examples from the Web for rhenish
Beethoven, with the strenuousness that came from his Rhenish ancestry, was more intractable, impatient of interference.Beethoven|George Alexander Fischer
With this mandate in his pocket, Pfefferkorn hastened back to the scene of his activity, the Rhenish provinces.History of the Jews, Vol. IV (of VI)|Heinrich Graetz
Mannheim is the chief commercial town on the upper Rhine, and yields in importance to Cologne alone among the lower Rhenish towns.
I dare not trust to Meyssonier's report of his Rhenish, his Burgundy not having answered either his account or my expectations.The PG Edition of Chesterfield's Letters to His Son|The Earl of Chesterfield
The orchestra consisted of various bands from the different Rhenish towns.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
"of or belonging to the Rhine" (especially of wine), late 14c., from Anglo-French reneis (13c.), from Medieval Latin Rhenensis, from Rhenus (see Rhine).