nisi

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See also: nìsǐ

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From (not) +‎ (if). See also sine.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

nisi

  1. if not, unless, except

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nīsī

  1. masculine genitive singular of nīsus
  2. neuter genitive singular of nīsus
  3. masculine nominative plural of nīsus
  4. masculine vocative plural of nīsus

References[edit]

  • nisi in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nisi in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “nisi”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • nisi” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) if I am not mistaken: nisi fallor
    • (ambiguous) if I am not mistaken: nisi (animus) me fallit
    • (ambiguous) unless I'm greatly mistaken: nisi omnia me fallunt
    • (ambiguous) to except the fact that..: praeterquam quod or nisi quod

Tauya[edit]

Noun[edit]

nisi

  1. egg
    yene nisi : bird egg

References[edit]

  • Lorna MacDonald, A Grammar of Tauya