sii

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See also: síi, sīi, and si'i

Aiwoo[edit]

Noun[edit]

sii

  1. fish

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Alemannic German[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German sīn (to be) (with some inflections from Proto-Germanic *wesaną (to be) and *beuną (to be, exist, become)), from Proto-Indo-European *es-, *h₁es- (to be, exist). Cognate with German sein.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

sii (third-person singular simple present isch, past participle gsii, past subjunctive weer, auxiliary sii)

  1. to be
    • 1978, Rolf Lyssey and Christa Maerker, Die Schweizermacher (transcript):
      Wänn sind Si s'letscht Mal dunde gsi?
      When were you last down there?

Conjugation[edit]

References[edit]

  • “sii” in Abegg, Emil, (1911) Die Mundart von Urseren (Beiträge zur Schweizerdeutschen Grammatik. IV.) [The Dialect of Urseren], Frauenfeld, Switzerland: Huber & co., page 85.

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *śiŋe.

Noun[edit]

sii

  1. Synonym of siihirsi

Declension[edit]

Inflection of sii (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative sii siit
genitive siin siiden
siitten
partitive siitä siitä
illative siihin siihin
singular plural
nominative sii siit
accusative nom. sii siit
gen. siin
genitive siin siiden
siitten
partitive siitä siitä
inessive siissä siissä
elative siistä siistä
illative siihin siihin
adessive siillä siillä
ablative siiltä siiltä
allative siille siille
essive siinä siinä
translative siiksi siiksi
instructive siin
abessive siittä siittä
comitative siineen

Anagrams[edit]


Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsi.i/
  • Rhymes: -i
  • Stress: sìi
  • Hyphenation: si‧i

Verb[edit]

sii

  1. second-person singular imperative form of essere

Usage notes[edit]

when preceded by lo, sii can be combined to produce the following forms:

pronoun + sii Combined form
lo + sii siilo
la + sii siila

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

siī

  1. genitive singular of sion

Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

sii

  1. they (more than two of them)

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of sii (irregular)
Nominative sii
Genitive sīn
Nominative sii
Genitive sīn
Accusative sīn
Illative sidjiide
Locative sīs
Comitative sīnguin
Essive sīnin

See also[edit]

Personal pronouns
singular dual plural
1st person mun moai mii
2nd person don doai dii
3rd person son soai sii

Further reading[edit]


North Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Frisian sidza, sedza, sega, from Proto-Germanic *sagjaną. Cognate with West Frisian sizze, Danish sige.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /siː/

Verb[edit]

sii (present sii, 2 sg. sairst, 3 sg. sair, past sair, perfect sair)

  1. (Sylt) to say

Rama[edit]

Noun[edit]

sii

  1. water

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Somali[edit]

Verb[edit]

sii

  1. to give

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Presumably from si and after English iff.

Conjunction[edit]

sii

  1. (mathematics, rare) iff

Quotations[edit]