gis

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See also: Gis, GIs, GIS, gís, ĝis, giş, and Giś

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the military term GIS, "general impression and shape"

Noun[edit]

gis (uncountable)

  1. (ornithology, slang) Alternative spelling of jizz
    • 1988, April 8, “Jerry Sullivan”, in Field & Street[1]:
      Applied to birding, the gis approach involves a deemphasis of separate field marks in favor of the gestalt, the essence that tells us a dog is a dog []

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪs

Verb[edit]

gis

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

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡis/, [ˈɡis̠]
  • Rhymes: -is
  • Hyphenation: gis

Noun[edit]

gis

  1. (music) G-sharp

Usage notes[edit]

Capitalized for the great octave or any octave below that, or in names of major keys; not capitalized for the small octave or any octave above that, or in names of minor keys.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of gis (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative gis gisit
genitive gisin gisien
partitive gisiä gisejä
illative gisiin giseihin
singular plural
nominative gis gisit
accusative nom. gis gisit
gen. gisin
genitive gisin gisien
partitive gisiä gisejä
inessive gisissä giseissä
elative gisistä giseistä
illative gisiin giseihin
adessive gisillä giseillä
ablative gisiltä giseiltä
allative gisille giseille
essive gisinä giseinä
translative gisiksi giseiksi
instructive gisein
abessive gisittä giseittä
comitative giseineen
Possessive forms of gis (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person gisini gisimme
2nd person gisisi gisinne
3rd person gisinsä

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

gis

  1. first/second-person singular present indicative of gésir

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

gis

  1. passive form of gi

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia es

From Latin gypsum (plaster)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gis m (plural gises)

  1. (education) piece of chalk

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