From Middle High German süezi, from Old High German suozi, from Proto-West Germanic *swōtī, from Proto-Germanic *swōtuz, from Proto-Indo-European *swéh₂dus. Compare German süß. Cognates include Dutch zoet, English sweet, and Swedish söt.
- (YIVO, Litvish) IPA(key): /zɪs/
- (Poylish, Netherlandic) IPA(key): /ziːs/
- (Ukrainish) IPA(key): /zis/
Declension of זיס