sis

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See also: SIS, sís, -sis, šis, šīs, and şiş

English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

sis (plural sises or sisses)

  1. (informal) Clipping of sister.

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Catalan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Occitan seis, from Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

Numeral[edit]

Catalan cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : sis
    Ordinal : sisè
    Multiplier : sèxtuple
Catalan Wikipedia article on sis

sis m, f

  1. (cardinal) six

Noun[edit]

sis m (plural sisos)

  1. six

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

sis

  1. plural of si

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Contraction[edit]

sis

  1. Contraction of jsi + si.

Usage notes[edit]

When using a reflexive verb in the second-person singular past form and in conditional, the auxiliary verb být (to be) is replaced with just -s appended to the reflexive pronoun se, si. The full form “jsi se”, “jsi si” is proscribed as hypercorrect.

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Dutch[edit]

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sis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of sissen
  2. imperative of sissen

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sessus.

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Verb[edit]

sis m (feminine singular sise, masculine plural sis, feminine plural sises)

  1. past participle of seoir

Adjective[edit]

sis (feminine singular sise, masculine plural sis, feminine plural sises)

  1. (law, literary) located

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

sis m pl

  1. plural of si

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

sis

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌹𐍃

Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French six.

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. (cardinal) six

Ido[edit]

Ido cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : sis
    Ordinal : sisesma
    Adverbial : sisfoye
    Multiplier : sisopla
    Fractional : sisima
Ido Wikipedia article on sis

Etymology[edit]

From English six, French six, German sechs, Spanish seis, Italian sei, Russian шесть (šestʹ), all ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. six (6)

Latin[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

A contraction of sī vīs, from (if) + vīs (you want), the second person of volō (to want). Literally meaning "if you want".

Adverb[edit]

sīs (not comparable)

  1. if you want, if you wish, if you're willing, if you prefer
    Synonyms: sōdēs

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected form of sum (I am).

Verb[edit]

sīs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of sum

References[edit]

  • sis in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • sis in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • sis in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette

Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

sis

  1. rafsi of sisku.

Louisiana Creole French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French six (six).

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. (cardinal) six

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Mauritian Creole cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : sis
    Ordinal : siziem

Etymology[edit]

From French six.

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. (cardinal) six

Navajo[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Athabaskan *səx. Cognate with Western Apache sis, Chiricahua sis, Jicarilla sis, Plains Apache sis.

Noun[edit]

sis (possessed form -ziiz)

  1. belt, sash, girdle
    Shiziiz áshłééh.
    I am putting my belt on.

Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Cognate with Sarcee sis, Beaver shís, hís, Sekani hís, Chipewyan sheθ, Carrier shuθ.

Noun[edit]

sis

  1. (obsolete) hill, mountain
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Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

sis

  1. locative of sii

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. six

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: six

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Surmiran) seis
  • (Puter, Vallader) ses

Etymology[edit]

From Latin sex (compare Spanish seis), from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

Numeral[edit]

sis

  1. (cardinal, Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) six

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English cheese.

Noun[edit]

sis

  1. cheese

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown.

Noun[edit]

sis (definite accusative sisi, plural sisler)

  1. (meteorology) fog

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative sis
Definite accusative sisi
Singular Plural
Nominative sis sisler
Definite accusative sisi sisleri
Dative sise sislere
Locative siste sislerde
Ablative sisten sislerden
Genitive sisin sislerin
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular sisim sislerim
2nd singular sisin sislerin
3rd singular sisi sisleri
1st plural sisimiz sislerimiz
2nd plural sisiniz sisleriniz
3rd plural sisleri sisleri

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Western Apache[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Athabaskan *səx. Cognate with Navajo sis, Chiricahua sis, Jicarilla sis, Plains Apache sis.

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Noun[edit]

sis (possessed form -ziz)

  1. belt

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