mies

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *mees. Cognates include Estonian mees, Livonian mīez.

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Noun[edit]

mies

  1. man (adult male human being)
  2. husband (married man)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of mies (Kotus type 42/mies, no gradation)
nominative mies miehet
genitive miehen miesten
miehien
partitive miestä miehiä
illative mieheen miehiin
singular plural
nominative mies miehet
accusative nom. mies miehet
gen. miehen
genitive miehen miesten
miehien
partitive miestä miehiä
inessive miehessä miehissä
elative miehestä miehistä
illative mieheen miehiin
adessive miehellä miehillä
ablative mieheltä miehiltä
allative miehelle miehille
essive miehenä miehinä
translative mieheksi miehiksi
instructive miehin
abessive miehettä miehittä
comitative miehineen

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

mies ?

  1. plural of mie

German[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

mies ‎(comparative mieser, superlative am miesesten)

  1. (usually somewhat jocularly) mean, wretched; as, ein mieser Kater (a horrible hang-over), ein mieser Kerl (a mean guy).
  2. appalling, poor
    miese Qualität = poor quality
    mieses Wetter = bad weather

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  • mies in Duden online

Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *mees.

Noun[edit]

mies ‎(genitive miehen, partitive miesty)

  1. man

Old Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin meās.

Adjective[edit]

mies

  1. feminine plural of meu

Old Spanish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin messem, singular accusative of messis.

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Noun[edit]

mies f (plural miesses)

  1. a harvest of grain
    • c1200: Almeric, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 61v. col. 1.
      Todos / los iudios q́ eran foydos por / todas tierras uinierò agodolias / e eſtidieró en la tra e cogieró / ſus mieſſes eſus. Vendimias
      All the Jews that had been made to flee across the land came to Gedaliah and settled the land and harvested their grains and grapes for wine.

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

mies

  1. Second-person singular (tu) present subjunctive of miar
  2. Second-person singular (tu) negative imperative of miar

Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Spanish mies, from Latin messem, singular accusative of messis ‎(harvest).

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Noun[edit]

mies f ‎(plural mieses)

  1. cereal seed (for making bread)
  2. seed, grain harvest time

Etymology 2[edit]

From mees

Verb[edit]

mies

  1. (nonstandard) Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of mear. (standard form is mees)