quis

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quaesitus.

Verb[edit]

quis m ‎(feminine singular quise, masculine plural quis, feminine plural quises)

  1. past participle of quérir

Participle[edit]

quis

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of quérir

Verb[edit]

quis

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

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷos, *kʷis. Compare West Frisian wa, Dutch wie, German wer.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

quis m ‎(feminine quis, neuter quid)

  1. Who?, what?
    Quid accidit?
    What happened?
    Quis es?
    Who are you?
    Quis es tu?
    Who are you? (with emphasis on the word 'you')
  2. How? Why?
  3. (after si, nisi, ne, num) someone, something, anyone, anything

Declension[edit]

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative quis quis quid quī quae quae
genitive cuius, cujus cuius, cujus cuius, cujus quōrum quārum quōrum
dative cui cui cui quibus quibus quibus
accusative quem quem quid quōs quās quae
ablative quō quō quō quibus quibus quibus

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Descendants[edit]


Lule[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

quis

  1. I

References[edit]

  • Antonio Maccioni / Machoni, Arte y vocabulario de la lengua lule y tonocoté (1732)

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • quiz (obsolete, now a misspelling)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

quis

  1. first-person singular (eu) preterite indicative of querer
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) preterite indicative of querer