bise

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bise

  1. Alternative form of bice (blue pigment)
  2. A cold, dry, northerly wind in France, Switzerland, etc.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Ultimately from Germanic.

Noun[edit]

bise f (plural bises)

  1. north wind; northeasterly (wind)

Etymology 2[edit]

From biser.

Noun[edit]

bise f (plural bises)

  1. kiss (non-romantic kiss on the cheek)

Etymology 3[edit]

Inflected forms.

Adjective[edit]

bise

  1. feminine form of bis

Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

bise f

  1. plural form of bisa