isch

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See also: ìsch and -isch

Alemannic German[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German īs, from Proto-Germanic *īsą, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyH-. Compare German Eis, Dutch ijs, English ice, Swedish is.

Noun[edit]

isch

  1. (Gressoney, Rimella, Campello Monti, Formazza) ice

Alternative forms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “isch” in Patuzzi, Umberto, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar [Our Words], Luserna, Italy: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old High German ist, from Proto-Germanic *isti, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti. Cognate with German ist, Dutch is, West Frisian is, English is.

Verb[edit]

isch

  1. third-person singular present of sii

Alternative forms[edit]

References[edit]

  • “isch” in Abegg, Emil, (1911) Die Mundart von Urseren (Beiträge zur Schweizerdeutschen Grammatik. IV.) [The Dialect of Urseren], Frauenfeld, Switzerland: Huber & co.

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) esch
  • (Puter, Vallader) üsch

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ostium.

Noun[edit]

isch m (plural ischs)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Surmiran) door