Last modified on 31 August 2014, at 10:18
See also: CIS, cís, çiş, and cis-

TranslingualEdit

EtymologyEdit

Abbreviation, presumably from either English cosine and sine and the number i or translingual cos, i, and sin.

NounEdit

cis

  1. (mathematics) The function \mathrm{cis}(x)=\cos x+i\sin x.

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cis (on the same side). The gender-related sense is a clipping of cissexual or of cisgender (from Latin cis).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cis (not comparable)

  1. (biology) Having two mutations on two genes on the same chromosome of a homologous pair.
  2. (cytology) Of the side of the Golgi apparatus nearer to the endoplasmic reticulum.
  3. (chemistry) In (or constituting, forming, or describing) a double bond in which the greater radical on both ends is on the same side of the bond.
    the cis effect is the labilization of ligands which are cis to certain other ligands
  4. (LGBT) Cisgender or cissexual: not trans (transgender or transsexual).

Usage notesEdit

Compare cis- and its usage notes, particularly with regard to the gender-related sense.

Related termsEdit

Coordinate termsEdit

TranslationsEdit

The translations below need to be checked and inserted above into the appropriate translation tables, removing any numbers. Numbers do not necessarily match those in definitions. See instructions at Help:How to check translations.

AnagramsEdit


EsperantoEdit


IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cis f (genitive cise, nominative plural ciseanna)

  1. (sports) basket
  2. (golf) handicap

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
cis chis gcis
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

ItalianEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cis (invariable)

  1. cis

AnagramsEdit


LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱe-, *ḱey- (this). Cognate with Ancient Greek ἐκεῖ (ekeî, there), Old Irish (here), Gothic 𐌷𐌹𐌼𐌼𐌰 (himma, to this). More at he, here.

PrepositionEdit

cis

  1. on or to this or the near side of; short of
  2. before

Derived termsEdit

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • cis in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

cis

  1. rafsi of crisa.

PolishEdit

Polish Wikipedia has articles on:

Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *tisъ, from Proto-Indo-European *taḱs-

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cis m

  1. yew
  2. wood of the yew

DeclensionEdit

#1 #2

Derived termsEdit