metis

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See also: Metis, métis, and Métis

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French métis. Akin to Spanish mestizo.

Noun[edit]

metis

  1. (chiefly Canada, US) A person of mixed European and Aboriginal descent. Often uncapitalized.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Greek

Noun[edit]

metis (uncountable)

  1. practical intelligence; street smarts.

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

metis

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive form of metre

Esperanto[edit]

Verb[edit]

metis

  1. past of meti

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mētīs f

  1. dative plural of mēta
  2. ablative plural of mēta