cis

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See also: CIS, cís, çiş, cis-, and Cis

Translingual[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation [please replace this header], presumably from either English cosine and sine and the number i or translingual cos, i, and sin.

Noun[edit]

cis

  1. (mathematics) The function \mathrm{cis}(x)=\cos x+i\sin x.

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cis (on the same side). The gender-related sense is a clipping of cissexual or of cisgender (from Latin cis).

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Adjective[edit]

cis (not comparable)

  1. (biology) Having two mutations on two genes on the same chromosome of a homologous pair.
  2. (cytology) Of the side of the Golgi apparatus nearer to the endoplasmic reticulum.
  3. (chemistry) In (or constituting, forming, or describing) a double bond in which the greater radical on both ends is on the same side of the bond.
    the cis effect is the labilization of ligands which are cis to certain other ligands
  4. (LGBT) Cisgender or cissexual: not trans (transgender or transsexual).

Usage notes[edit]

Compare cis- and its usage notes, particularly with regard to the gender-related sense.

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cis.

Preposition[edit]

cis

  1. on this side of[1][2]
    • 2003, Aleksander Korĵe (tr.), “Palto”, in Rusa novelaro[1], Kaliningrad: Sezonoj, translation of original by Nikolaj Gogol:
      ...la mortinta oficisto komencis apericis la ponto Kalinkin, kaŭzante grandan timon al ĉiuj malkuraĝuloj.
      ...the dead office worker began to appear even on this side of the Kalinkin bridge, causing great fear to all cowards.
    • 2010 September, Donald Broadribb, “Pri tramoj kaj tasoj da teo”, Mirmekobo, number 10, page 24: 
      Trans la strato, laŭ mia vidkapablo, troviĝas nur amaso da arboj; kaj cis, malnovaj mallarĝaj domoj kun komunaj muroj kaj nur etaj gazonoj, kvazaŭ oni devis enŝovi ilin pro manko de spaco.
      Across the street, as far as I can see, is found only a mass of trees; and on this side, little old houses with common walls and only small lawns, as if one had to shove into them for lack of space.
    • For more examples of usage of this term, see the citations page.
    Ili loĝas cis tiuj montoj.
    They live on this side of those mountains.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1987 [1970], Sennacieca Asocio Tutmonda, Plena Ilustrita Vortaro de Esperanto, edition 3 (in Esperanto), ISBN 2950243231, page 147:
  2. ^ Wennergren, Bertilo (2013-06-14), "Neoficialaj vortetoj" (in Esperanto), Plena Manlibro de Esperanta Gramatiko. URL accessed on 2014-05-09.

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cis f (genitive cise, nominative plural ciseanna)

  1. (sports) basket
  2. (golf) handicap

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Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cis chis gcis
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cis (invariable)

  1. cis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱe-, *ḱey- (this). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἐκεῖ (ekeî, there), Old Irish (here), Gothic 𐌷𐌹𐌼𐌼𐌰 (himma, to this). More at he, here.

Preposition[edit]

cis

  1. on or to this or the near side of; short of
  2. before

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Antonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • cis in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

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Rafsi[edit]

cis

  1. rafsi of crisa.

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has articles on:

Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *tisъ, from Proto-Indo-European *taḱs-

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Noun[edit]

cis m

  1. yew
  2. wood of the yew

Declension[edit]

#1 #2

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