quis

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quaesitus.

Verb[edit]

quis m (feminine quise, masculine plural quis, feminine plural quises)

  1. past participle of quérir
  2. masculine plural past participle of quérir

Verb[edit]

quis

  1. first-person singular past historic of quérir
  2. second-person singular past historic of quérir

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷos, *kʷis. Compare West Frisian wa, Dutch wie, German wer.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

quis m (feminine quae, neuter quid))

  1. Who?, what?
    Quid accidit?
    What happened?
    Quis es?
    Who are you?
    Quis es tu?
    Who are you? (with emphasis on the word 'you')
  2. (after si, nisi, ne, num) someone, something, anyone, anything

Declension[edit]

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender M.F. N. MM. FF. NN.
nominative quis quid quī quae quae
genitive cuius cuius quōrum quārum quōrum
dative cui cui quibus quibus quibus
accusative quem quid quōs quās quae
ablative quō quō quibus quibus quibus

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Lule[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

quis

  1. I

References[edit]

  • Antonio Maccioni / Machoni, Arte y vocabulario de la lengua lule y tonocoté (1732)

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

quis

  1. first-person singular preterite indicative of querer
  2. third-person singular preterite indicative of querer