sis

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See also: SIS, sís, -sis, šis, šīs, and şiş

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sis (plural sises or sisses)

  1. (informal) Shortened form of sister.

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin sex (six).

Numeral[edit]

Catalan cardinal numbers
5 6 7
    Cardinal : sis
    Ordinal : sisè
    Multiplier : sèxtuple
Catalan Wikipedia article on sis

sis

  1. (cardinal) six

Noun[edit]

sis m (plural sisos)

  1. six

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sis

  1. plural form of si

Czech[edit]

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Contraction[edit]

sis

  1. Contraction of jsi + si.

Usage notes[edit]

When using a reflexive verb in the second-person singular past form and in conditional, the auxiliary verb být (to be) is replaced with just -s appended to the reflexive pronoun se, si. The full form “jsi se”, “jsi si” is proscribed as hypercorrect.

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Dutch[edit]

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sis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sissen
  2. imperative of sissen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sessus.

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Verb[edit]

sis m (feminine sise, masculine plural sis, feminine plural sises)

  1. past participle of seoir

Adjective[edit]

sis m (feminine sise, masculine plural sis, feminine plural sises)

  1. (law, literary) located

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

sis m pl

  1. plural form of si

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sis

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌹𐍃

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French six.

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. (cardinal) six

Ido[edit]

Cardinal numeral[edit]

sis

  1. six (6)

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

A contraction of si vis, from si (if) + vis (you want), the second person of velle (to want). Literally meaning "if you want".

Adverb[edit]

sīs

  1. if you want, if you wish, if you're willing, if you prefer

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of sum (I am).

Verb[edit]

sīs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of sum

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

sis

  1. rafsi of sisku.

Louisiana Creole French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French six.

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. (cardinal) six

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Mauritian Creole cardinal numbers
5 6 7
    Cardinal : sis
    Ordinal : siziem

Etymology[edit]

From French six.

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. (cardinal) six

Navajo[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Athabaskan *səx.

Cognates: Western Apache sis, Chiricahua sis, Jicarilla sis, Plains Apache sis.

Noun[edit]

sis (possessed form -ziiz)

  1. belt, sash, girdle

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Old French[edit]

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. six

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Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Surmiran) seis
  • (Puter, Vallader) ses

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sex (compare Spanish seis), from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

Cardinal numeral[edit]

sis

  1. (cardinal, Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) six

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English cheese.

Noun[edit]

sis

  1. cheese

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

sis (definite accusative sisi, plural sisler)

  1. (meteorology) fog

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Western Apache[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Athabaskan *səx.

Cognates: Navajo sis, Chiricahua sis, Jicarilla sis, Plains Apache sis.

Noun[edit]

sis (possessed form -ziz)

  1. belt

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