nipis

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *nipis, from Proto-Austronesian *Nipis. Cognate with Malay nipis, Eastern Cham ꨤꨪꨚꨪꩍ (lipih), ꨤꨚꨪꩍ (lapih), Chamorro kanifes.

Adjective[edit]

nipis

  1. thin

Malay[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nipis (Jawi spelling نيڤيس‎, plural nipis-nipis)

  1. thin (having little thickness)

Further reading[edit]


Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *nipis, from Proto-Austronesian *Nipis. Cognate with Malay nipis, Eastern Cham ꨤꨪꨚꨪꩍ (lipih), ꨤꨚꨪꩍ (lapih), Chamorro kanifes.

Noun[edit]

nipís

  1. thinness

Derived terms[edit]

Terms derived from nipis