bise

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See also: Bise, bisé, biše, bìse, bìsè, and bísè

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bise (countable and uncountable, plural bises)

  1. Alternative form of bice (blue pigment)

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French bise

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bise (uncountable)

  1. A cold, dry, northerly wind in France, Switzerland, etc.
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French[edit]

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From Germanic, from Frankish *bîsi (covered with clouds), related to *bisa (wind from the northeast), from Proto-Germanic *bī̆s- (to storm ahead), from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeyh₂- (to be afraid, fear), see also Proto-Germanic *bibāną (to shiver).

Compare Walloon bijhe.

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bise f (plural bises)

  1. north wind; northeasterly (wind)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From biser.

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bise f (plural bises)

  1. kiss (non-romantic kiss on the cheek)

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bise

  1. feminine singular of bis

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Latvian[edit]

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bise f (5th declension)

  1. gun, rifle

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Makasar[edit]

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From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *bəʀsay.

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bise (Lontara spelling ᨅᨗᨔᨙ)

  1. oar, paddle

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bise

  1. inflection of bisar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

Spanish[edit]

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See bis (encore)

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bise m (plural bises)

  1. encore

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bise

  1. inflection of bisar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

Tagalog[edit]

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Borrowed from Spanish vice.

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  • Hyphenation: bi‧se
  • IPA(key): /ˈbise/, [ˈbi.se]

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bise

  1. vice (second in command)
    Synonym: pangalawa

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bise

  1. (colloquial) assistant; deputy
    Synonym: pangalawa

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Venetian[edit]

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bise

  1. plural of bisa