akis

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See also: akʼis and āķis

Bislama[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English axe.

Noun[edit]

akis

  1. axe

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

akis

  1. perverse

Lithuanian[edit]

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Akis

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *ak- (compare Latvian acs, Old Prussian ackis (eyes) (nominative plural), Proto-Slavic *oko), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-. Cognate to Latin oculus, English eye.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

akìs f (plural ãkys) stress pattern 4

  1. (anatomy) eye
  2. loop (knitting, etc.); hole in a mesh or net
    tiñklo akių̃ dỹdis - mesh size (literally: size of net eyes)
    kõrio akìs - segment of a honeycomb

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • akis”, in Lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of the Lithuanian language], lkz.lt, 1941–2022
  • akis”, in Dabartinės lietuvių kalbos žodynas [Dictionary of contemporary Lithuanian], ekalba.lt, 1954–2022
  • akis”, in Lietuvių kalbos etimologinio žodyno duomenų bazė [Lithuanian etymological dictionary database], 2007–2012
  • Derksen, Rick (2015), “akis”, in Etymological Dictionary of the Baltic Inherited Lexicon (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 13), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 47

Samogitian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Balto-Slavic *ak-, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ-.

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

akis f (plural akīs)

  1. (anatomy) eye

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English axe.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

akis

  1. axe

Synonyms[edit]


Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish عكس(aks, akis), from Arabic عَكْس(ʿaks, opposite).

Noun[edit]

akis (definite accusative aksi, plural akisler)

  1. reverse
  2. reflection, echo
  3. opposite

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Nişanyan, Sevan (2002–), “akis”, in Nişanyan Sözlük
  • Redhouse, James W. (1890), “عکس”, in A Turkish and English Lexicon, Constantinople: A. H. Boyajian, page 1314
  • Avery, Robert et al., editors (2013) The Redhouse Dictionary Turkish/Ottoman English, 21st edition, Istanbul: Sev Yayıncılık, →ISBN