biz

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See also: bíz, Biz, and .biz

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of business.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɪz/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪz

Noun[edit]

biz (uncountable)

  1. (slang) Business.

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Anagrams[edit]


Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic биз
Roman biz
Perso-Arabic بیز

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Turkic *bi-ŕ, *bẹ-. Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰋𐰃𐰕(b²iz /biz/, we).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

biz

  1. we

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

biz (definite accusative bizi, plural bizlər)

  1. awl

Declension[edit]


Basque[edit]

Numeral[edit]

biz

  1. instrumental indefinite of bi

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *bistis.

Noun[edit]

biz m (plural bizied)

  1. finger
  2. hand (of a clock)

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • bizou (ring)
    • French: bijou

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

biz

  1. we

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[1], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Noun[edit]

biz

  1. awl, bit

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • Mirjejev, V. A.; Usejinov, S. M. (2002) Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian – Crimean Tatar Dictionary]‎[2], Simferopol: Dolya, →ISBN

Turkish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish بز(biz), from Proto-Turkic *bi-ŕ, *bẹ- (we). Cognate with Old Turkic 𐰋𐰃𐰕(b²iz /biz/), Chuvash эпир (ep̬ir, we).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

biz

  1. we (subject form)
Declension[edit]
  • It is one of the two words that have irregular genitive case declension. (The other word is ben that has also irregular dative case declension. Also, sen has irregular dative case declension.)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish بیز(biz).

Noun[edit]

biz

  1. awl

Turkmen[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

biz

  1. (personal) we

Declension[edit]

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Yatzachi Zapotec[edit]

Noun[edit]

biz

  1. cat

Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *bwiːᴬ (fat), from Middle Chinese (MC bʉi, “fat”). Cognate with Thai พี (pii), Lao ພີ (phī), ᦗᦲ (pii), Shan ပီး (píi), Ahom 𑜆𑜣 ().

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

biz (Sawndip forms or or 𭽮 or , old orthography biƨ)

  1. fat; chubby
  2. (of meat) fatty
  3. fertile; rich

Zoogocho Zapotec[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish biz (cat), originally an interjection used to call a cat. C.f. English puss.

Noun[edit]

biz

  1. cat

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Long C., Rebecca; Cruz M., Sofronio (2000) Diccionario zapoteco de San Bartolomé Zoogocho, Oaxaca (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 38)‎[3] (in Spanish), second electronic edition, Coyoacán, D.F.: Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 18