хъис

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Ossetian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Old Armenian գէս ‎(gēs), an Iranian borrowing.

Noun[edit]

хъис ‎(qis)

  1. (Iron dialect) bristle
  2. (Iron dialect) string

References[edit]

  • Kasajev A. M., editor (1993), “хъис”, in Iron-wyryssag ʒyrdwat [Iron–Russian Dictionary], 4th edition, Vladikavkaz: North-Ossetian Institute of Humanitarian Studies