See also: bis, Bis, bis-, biş, bís, and Biś

Lower SorbianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *biti.

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VerbEdit

biś impf (perfective deriś)

  1. to hit, strike, beat

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Further readingEdit

  • biś in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • biś in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit विंशति (viṃśatí), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *HwiHśatí, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *HwiHćati, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁wih₁ḱm̥tí. Cognate with Hindi बीस (bīs), Persian بیست‎(bist).

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NumeralEdit

biś

  1. twenty

DescendantsEdit

  • Kalo Finnish Romani: biȟ
  • Romanian: biștar