TranslingualEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Proper nounEdit

SI

  1. Système International d'Unités or the International System of Units, commonly known as the metric system.
    see Appendix on SI Units

Etymology 2Edit

SymbolEdit

SI

  1. (international standards) ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 country code for Slovenia since 1992.
    Synonym: SVN (alpha-3)

EnglishEdit

 
English Wikipedia has an article on:
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Proper nounEdit

SI

  1. Initialism of Smithsonian Institution.

NounEdit

SI (countable and uncountable, plural SIs)

  1. (electronics) Initialism of signal integrity.
  2. (technology) Initialism of systems integration.
  3. Initialism of self-injury.
  4. (fandom slang) Initialism of self-insertion. (of the author into fan fiction)
  5. (mechanical engineering) Initialism of spark ignition.
  6. Initialism of supporting information.
  7. Initialism of special intelligence.
  8. (finance) Initialism of systematic internaliser.
  9. Initialism of swarm intelligence.
  10. (UK, Canada, Australia, law) Initialism of statutory instrument.
    • 2016 December 15, Kelly, Richard, Statutory Instruments[1], House of Commons Library Briefing Paper 6509, archived from the original on 7 January 2022, retrieved 9 February 2022, page 1:
      The scope of SIs varies greatly, from the technical (e.g. to set or vary the dates on which different provisions of an Act will come into force, to change the levels of fines or penalties for offences or to make consequential and transitional provisions) to the much wider-ranging, such as filling out the broad provisions in Acts.
  11. Initialism of subinspector. (of police, etc)
    India's first transgender SI

Alternative formsEdit

  • S.I. (statutory instrument, chiefly in citation)

AdjectiveEdit

SI (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy, medicine) Initialism of sacroiliac.

AnagramsEdit


FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɛ.si/, /e.si/
  • (file)

Proper nounEdit

SI m

  1. Abbreviation of Système international. (Système international d'unités) (the international standard metric system)

Alternative formsEdit

  • S.I., S. I. (Système International d'Unités)

JapaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English SI, from French SI.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

S(エス)I(アイ) (esuai

  1. Synonym of 国際単位系 (Kokusai Tan'ikei, International System of Units); the SI

PortugueseEdit

Proper nounEdit

SI m

  1. Abbreviation of Sistema Internacional. SI

SpanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

SI m

  1. Abbreviation of Sinaloa. (Mexican state)