See also: cis, Cis, CIS, cìs, cis-, -cis, and çiş

IcelandicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cís n (genitive singular císs, no plural)

  1. (music) C sharp

DeclensionEdit


Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin cēnsus.

NounEdit

cís m or n

  1. tax, tribute, cess, rent

InflectionEdit

Masculine u-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative cís císL císae
Vocative cís císL císu
Accusative císN císL císu
Genitive císoH, císaH císo, císa císaeN
Dative císL císaib císaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
Neuter u-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative císN císL císL, císa
Vocative císN císL cís
Accusative císN císL cís
Genitive císoH, císaH císoN, císaN císaeN
Dative císL císaib císaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

DescendantsEdit

  • Irish: cíos
  • Manx: keesh
  • Scottish Gaelic: cìs

MutationEdit

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
cís chís cís
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.