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3 letters words from 'sis'

SIS 3 

2 letters words from 'sis'

IS 2SI 2

All 3 letters words made out of sis

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Definitions and meaning of sis

sis

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sɪs/
  • Rhymes: -ɪs
  • Homophone: cis

Noun

sis (plural sises or sisses)

  1. (informal) Clipping of sister.

Synonyms

  • (sister): sissy

Translations

Anagrams

  • ISS, SSI

Bouyei

Etymology

From Proto-Tai *siːᴮ (four), from Middle Chinese (MC siɪH, “four”), from Proto-Sino-Tibetan *b-ləj (four). Cognate with Thai สี่ (sìi), Northern Thai ᩈᩦ᩵, Lao ສີ່ (), ᦉᦲᧈ (ṡii1), Tai Dam ꪎꪲ꪿, Shan သီႇ (sìi), Tai Nüa ᥔᥤᥱ (), Ahom 𑜏𑜣 (sii), Zhuang seiq.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /si˧˥/

Numeral

sis

  1. four

Synonyms

  • siq (in loanwords from Chinese)

Catalan

Pronunciation

  • (Balearic, Central, Valencian) IPA(key): /ˈsis/
  • Rhymes: -is

Etymology 1

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

Numeral

sis m or f

  1. six

Noun

sis m (plural sisos)

  1. six

Etymology 2

Noun

sis

  1. plural of si

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sɪs/
  • Rhymes: -ɪs

Contraction

sis

  1. Contraction of jsi + si.

Usage notes

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.

Related terms

  • ses

Dutch

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -ɪs

Verb

sis

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

French

Etymology

From Latin sessus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /si/

Verb

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

  1. past participle of seoir

Adjective

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

  1. (law, literary) located

Further reading

  • “sis” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Galician

Etymology

Noun

sis m pl

  1. plural of si

Gothic

Romanization

sis

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌹𐍃

Haitian Creole

Etymology

From French six.

Numeral

sis

  1. six

Ido

Etymology

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

Numeral

sis

  1. six (6)

Latin

Pronunciation

  • (Classical) IPA(key): /siːs/
  • (Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /sis/

Etymology 1

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

Adverb

sīs (not comparable)

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

Etymology 2

Inflected form of sum (I am).

Verb

sīs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of sum

References

  • 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, Hachette

Louisiana Creole French

Etymology

From French six (six).

Numeral

sis

  1. six

Mauritian Creole

Etymology

From French six.

Numeral

sis

  1. six

Navajo

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sɪ̀s/

Etymology 1

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

Noun

sis (possessed form -ziiz)

  1. belt, sash, girdle

Inflection

Etymology 2

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

Noun

sis

  1. (obsolete) hill, mountain
Alternative forms
  • tsis
Derived terms
  • Sis Naateel (Wide Belt Mesa NM, Sisnathyel Mesa)
  • Sisnaajiní (Blanca Peak)
  • Tsisnaajiní (Blanca Peak)

Northern Sami

Pronunciation

Pronoun

sis

  1. locative of sii

Old French

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sis/

Numeral

sis

  1. six

Descendants

  • Middle French: six
    • French: six
      • Haitian Creole: sis
      • Louisiana Creole French: sis
      • Mauritian Creole: sis
    • Norman: six
  • Walloon: shijh
  • Middle English: sice, sis
    • English: sice, sise, size
      • Japanese: サイス (saisu)

Romansch

Alternative forms

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

Etymology

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

Numeral

sis

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) six

Tok Pisin

Etymology

English cheese.

Noun

sis

  1. cheese

Turkish

Etymology

Unknown.

Noun

sis (definite accusative sisi, plural sisler)

  1. (meteorology) fog

Declension

Derived terms

  • sisli

Western Apache

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [sɪ̀s]

Noun

sis (possessed form -ziz)

  1. belt

Derived terms

  • shiziz = "my belt"
  • biziz = "her/his/their belt"

Zazaki

Noun

sis

  1. knitting needle

Source: wiktionary.org
  • like sirup.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)