eis

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Alemannic German[edit]

Numeral[edit]

eis

  1. Alternative form of ais

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch eisch, eesch, heesch, eysch. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Noun[edit]

eis m (plural eisen, diminutive eisje n)

  1. requirement
  2. demand
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-lemma forms.

Verb[edit]

eis

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

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

eis

  1. (music) E-sharp

German[edit]

Verb[edit]

eis

  1. Imperative singular of eisen.
  2. (colloquial) First-person singular present of eisen.

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

eis

  1. Romanization of 𐌴𐌹𐍃

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

eīs

  1. dative plural of is (ea, id)
  2. ablative plural of is (ea, id)

Lithuanian[edit]

Verb[edit]

eis

  1. third-person singular future tense of eiti.
  2. third-person plural future tense of eiti.

Luxembourgish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *uns.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

eis

  1. first-person plural, accusative: us
    Kanns du eis gesinn?Can you see us?
  2. first-person plural, dative: us, to us
    Si hunn eis e schéine Cadeau geschéngt.They sent us a lovely gift.

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Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ei (with third-person pronouns)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ex, ei, of uncertain origin. Possible etymologies include[1]:

  • from Latin ex (out of, from).
  • from Latin ecce (here!; see!; behold!).
  • from heis, second-person plural present indicative of haver (to have; to exist).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

eis (not comparable)

  1. (formal) here is, here are
    Eis o seu presente. Aproveite.
    Here’s your gift. Enjoy.
    Eis-me aqui!
    Here I am!

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:eis.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ 1932, Antenor Nascentes, Dicionário etimológico da língua portuguesa.