kis

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See also: KIs and kış

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch kist, from Middle Dutch kiste, from Proto-Germanic *kistō, from Latin cista, from Ancient Greek κίστη (kístē), from Proto-Indo-European *kisteh₂.

Noun[edit]

kis (plural kiste, diminutive kissie)

  1. chest, box

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

kis

  1. cheese

References[edit]

  • 2000, Matteo Giulio Bartoli, Il Dalmatico: Resti di un’antica lingua romanza parlata da Veglia a Ragusa e sua collocazione nella Romània appenino-balcanica, Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana.

Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

kis c (singular definite kisen, not used in plural form)

  1. sulfide mineral

Finnish[edit]

Interjection[edit]

kis

  1. used to attract a cat, often repeated
    kis kis, kippurahäntä
    here, kitty, kitty, "curly-tail"

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Turkic language, compare to Turkish küçük and Turkmen kiçi.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkiʃ]
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

kis (comparative kisebb, superlative legkisebb)

  1. small

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Livonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Finnish ken.

Pronoun[edit]

kis

  1. who

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Swedish kis (sense 1), and German Kies (sense 2)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kis m (definite singular kisen, indefinite plural kiser, definite plural kisene)

  1. (slang) guy, dude
  2. (mineralogy) pyrite

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Swedish kis (sense 1), and German Kies (sense 2)

Noun[edit]

kis m (definite singular kisen, indefinite plural kisar, definite plural kisane)

  1. (slang) guy, dude
  2. (mineralogy) pyrite

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Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Back-formation of kísel.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

kís m inan (genitive kísa, uncountable)

  1. vinegar

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Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English kiss.

Noun[edit]

kis

  1. kiss

Volapük[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kis

  1. what? (nominative, interrogative)