nisi

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From ‎(not) +‎ ‎(if).

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 & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • nisi” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (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