YiddishEdit

EtymologyEdit

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.

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AdjectiveEdit

זיס (zis) (comparative זיסער(ziser), superlative זיסט(zist))

  1. sweet
  2. cute

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