mis

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Afrikaans[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch missen, from Middle Dutch missen, from Old Dutch *missen, from Proto-Germanic *missijaną, from Proto-Indo-European *meyt-.

Verb[edit]

mis (present mis, present participle missende, past participle gemis)

  1. (transitive) to miss

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch mist, from Middle Dutch misse, from Old Dutch *mist, from Proto-Germanic *mihstaz.

Noun[edit]

mis (uncountable)

  1. fog, mist
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

From Dutch mis, from Middle Dutch mist, from Latin missa.

Noun[edit]

mis (plural misse)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) mass

Etymology 4[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis (uncountable)

  1. manure, dung
    • 2003, Dalene Matthee, Toorbos, Tafelberg, page 47–48:
      Sy sê baie spore, baie mis, maar nog nie eintlik baie olifante nie.
      She said a lot of tracks, a lot of dung, but not yet really many elephants.

Albanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *mitja, related to Lithuanian mìklas (supple), mitrùs (id), Latvian mikls (id), mitrs, mikât (to knead).[1]

Noun[edit]

mis m (indefinite plural mise, definite singular misi, definite plural miset)

  1. limb

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “mis”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, page 267

Azerbaijani[edit]

Other scripts
Cyrillic мис
Roman mis
Perso-Arabic میس

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis (countable and uncountable, definite accusative misi, plural mislər)

  1. copper

Declension[edit]


Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis

  1. plural of mi (musical note)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis

  1. plural of mi (Greek letter)

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis

  1. genitive plural of mísa

Noun[edit]

mis

  1. genitive plural of miso

Verb[edit]

mis

  1. second-person singular imperative of mísit

Dalmatian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mis m (plural misi, feminine misa)

  1. half, half a/an
  2. middle, mid
  3. mid, in the middle of
  4. mean, average

References[edit]

  • Bartoli, Matteo Giulio (1906) Il Dalmatico: Resti di un’antica lingua romanza parlata da Veglia a Ragusa e sua collocazione nella Romània appenino-balcanica, Istituto della Enciclopedia Italiana, published 2000

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis c (singular definite missen, plural indefinite misser)

  1. kitty, puss, pussy, pussycat (see Thesaurus:cat)
  2. beaver, pussy (see Thesaurus:vulva)

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɪs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mis
  • Rhymes: -ɪs

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch misse, from Latin missa.

Noun[edit]

mis f (plural missen, diminutive misje n)

  1. mass (service in a Catholic church)
Derived terms[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • Afrikaans: mis

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle Dutch mis. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Adjective[edit]

mis (used only predicatively, not comparable)

  1. wrong
    Synonyms: verkeerd, fout
  2. missed, not a hit
    Synonym: ernaast
Antonyms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

mis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of missen
  2. imperative of missen

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *mi + the pronoun see.

Pronoun[edit]

mis (genitive mille, partitive mida)

  1. what
    Mis see on?
    What is that?
    Mis juhtus?
    What happened?
    Mida sa teed?
    What are you doing?
    Millest sa räägid?
    What are you talking about?

Interjection[edit]

mis

  1. An expression of surprise or disbelief.
    Mis! See on hämmastav.
    What! That is amazing.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mis

  1. first-person singular past historic of mettre
  2. second-person singular past historic of mettre

Verb[edit]

mis m (feminine singular mise, masculine plural mis, feminine plural mises)

  1. past participle of mettre

Participle[edit]

mis

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of mettre

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis m pl

  1. plural of mi

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mis

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌹𐍃

Livonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Akin to Finnish mikä.

Pronoun[edit]

mis

  1. what

Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈmiːs/

Pronoun[edit]

mīs

  1. locative of mii (we)

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis f

  1. genitive plural of misa

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mis m pl or f pl

  1. plural of mi

Related terms[edit]


Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *mīns, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mis m (plural misoedd)

  1. month

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
mis fis unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

See also[edit]