inis

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See also: -inis and in- -is

Chuukese[edit]

Noun[edit]

inis

  1. body

Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish inis, from Proto-Celtic *enistī (standing in (the water)), from Proto-Indo-European *en- (in) + *steh₂- (stand). Cognate with Welsh ynys.

Noun[edit]

inis f (genitive singular inse, nominative plural insí)

  1. island
    Synonym: oileán
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish in·fét, from in- + -fét, from Proto-Celtic *wēdo-, from Proto-Indo-European *weyd- (know, see)

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

inis (present analytic insíonn, future analytic inseoidh, verbal noun insint, past participle inste)

  1. (transitive) tell
    1. relate
    2. utter
    3. make known
    4. recount, describe
    5. inform
Conjugation[edit]
  • Alternative present indicative: iniseann

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Eclipsis with h-prothesis with t-prothesis
inis n-inis hinis not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

inīs

  1. second-person singular present active indicative of ineō

Tagalog[edit]

Noun[edit]

inis

  1. irritation, vexation, annoyance
    Synonyms: asar, urat

See also[edit]