is-

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English[edit]

Prefix[edit]

is-

  1. form of iso- before a vowel

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Choctaw[edit]

Prefix[edit]

is- (except before s ish-, class I second-person singular)

  1. the subject of an active transitive verb
    you, thou
  2. the subject of an intransitive active verb
    you, thou
  3. the subject of a negative imperative verb
    Sakopōlih! → Issakopōlinna!
    Bite me! → Don't bite me!

Inflection[edit]


French[edit]

Prefix[edit]

is-

  1. form of iso- before a vowel

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Maltese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Article[edit]

is-

  1. Alternative form of il-

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used before the letter s. For details on usage, see the main lemma.

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Cornish is-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

is-

  1. lower, deputy, lieutenant, sub-, vice-, under-, by-
    is- + ‎teitl (title) → ‎isteitl (subtitle)
    is- + ‎arlywydd (president) → ‎is-arlywydd (vice-president)
    is- + ‎deddf (law) → ‎is-ddeddf (byelaw)

Usage notes[edit]

Triggers the soft mutation on the noun following.

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal h-prothesis
is- unchanged unchanged his-
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

R. J. Thomas, G. A. Bevan, P. J. Donovan, A. Hawke et al., editors (1950–present) , “is-”, in Geiriadur Prifysgol Cymru Online (in Welsh), University of Wales Centre for Advanced Welsh & Celtic Studies