dis

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation of disrespect.

Verb[edit]

dis (third-person singular simple present disses, present participle dissing, simple past and past participle dissed)

  1. (informal) Alternative spelling of diss.
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Noun[edit]

dis (plural disses)

  1. Alternative form of diss.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse dís.

Noun[edit]

dis (plural disir)

  1. Any of a group of minor female deities in Scandinavian folklore.
    • 1851, In Norway the Dîsir appear to have been held in great veneration. — Benjamin Thorpe, Northern Mythology (E Lumley 1851, p. 116)
    • 1993, A number of places in Norway and Sweden were also named after the Disir — Hilda Ellis Davidson, The Lost Beliefs of Northern Europe (Routledge 1993, p. 113)
    • 1997, Bard had prepared a feast for him, because a sacrifice was being made to the disir. — ‘Egil's Saga’, tr. Bernard Scudder, The Sagas of Icelanders (Penguin 2001, p. 67)

Etymology 3[edit]

Representing a colloquial or dialectal pronunciation of this.

Determiner[edit]

dis

  1. (slang or eye dialect) This.

Pronoun[edit]

dis

  1. (slang or eye dialect) This.

Anagrams[edit]


Afrikaans[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

dis

  1. Abbreviation of dit is (that's)

Danish[edit]

Verb[edit]

dis

  1. Imperative of disse.

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with German Tisch (table).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dis m (plural dissen, diminutive disje n)

  1. (dated) table

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

dis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of dire
  2. second-person singular present indicative of dire
  3. first-person singular past historic of dire
  4. second-person singular past historic of dire
  5. second-person singular imperative of dire

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

dis

  1. second-person singular present indicative of dicir

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dix.

Numeral[edit]

dis

  1. (cardinal) ten

Jèrriais[edit]

Verb[edit]

dis

  1. first-person singular preterite of dithe

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

dis

  1. plural form of

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

dīs m, f, n (genitive dītis); third declension

  1. rich, wealthy
    Apud Helvetios longe nobilissimus fuit et ditissimus Orgetorix. By far the noblest and wealthiest man among the Helvetii was Orgetorix. — Caesar, The Gallic War, I.ii
Inflection[edit]

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative dīs dīs dītēs dītia
genitive dītis dītis dītium dītium
dative dītī dītī dītibus dītibus
accusative dītem dīs dītēs dītia
ablative dītī dītī dītibus dītibus
vocative dīs dīs dītēs dītia

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of deus (god).

Noun[edit]

dīs

  1. dative plural of deus
  2. ablative plural of deus

Louisiana Creole French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French dix.

Numeral[edit]

dis

  1. (cardinal) ten

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Mauritian Creole cardinal numbers
 <  9 10 11  > 
    Cardinal : dis
    Ordinal : diziem

Etymology[edit]

From French dix.

Numeral[edit]

dis

  1. (cardinal) ten

Nigerian Pidgin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English this.

Determiner[edit]

dis

  1. this

Novial[edit]

Determiner[edit]

dis

  1. shortened form of disi

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin decem.

Numeral[edit]

dis

  1. ten
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From the verb dire

Verb[edit]

dis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of dire
  2. second-person singular present indicative of dire
  3. Second-person singular present imperative of dire

Polish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dis m

  1. (music) D sharp

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

dis n (uncountable)

  1. haze; a thin fog
  2. indefinite genitive singular of di

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Volapük[edit]

Preposition[edit]

dis

  1. under