See also: Gis, GIs, GIS, gís, ĝis, giş, and Giś

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the military term GIS, "general impression and shape"

NounEdit

gis (uncountable)

  1. (ornithology, slang) Alternative spelling of jizz
    • 1988, April 8, “Jerry Sullivan”, in Field & Street[1]:
      Applied to birding, the gis approach involves a deemphasis of separate field marks in favor of the gestalt, the essence that tells us a dog is a dog []

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɪs

VerbEdit

gis

  1. first-person singular present indicative of gissen
  2. imperative of gissen

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From German Gis (German key notation).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡis/, [ˈɡis̠]
  • Rhymes: -is
  • Syllabification: gis

NounEdit

gis

  1. (music) G-sharp

Usage notesEdit

Capitalized for the great octave or any octave below that, or in names of major keys; not capitalized for the small octave or any octave above that, or in names of minor keys.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of gis (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative gis gisit
genitive gisin gisien
partitive gisiä gisejä
illative gisiin giseihin
singular plural
nominative gis gisit
accusative nom. gis gisit
gen. gisin
genitive gisin gisien
partitive gisiä gisejä
inessive gisissä giseissä
elative gisistä giseistä
illative gisiin giseihin
adessive gisillä giseillä
ablative gisiltä giseiltä
allative gisille giseille
essive gisinä giseinä
translative gisiksi giseiksi
instructive gisein
abessive gisittä giseittä
comitative giseineen
Possessive forms of gis (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person gisini gisimme
2nd person gisisi gisinne
3rd person gisinsä

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

gis

  1. first/second-person singular present indicative of gésir

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

gis

  1. passive form of gi

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gypsum (plaster).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gis m (plural gises)

  1. (education) piece of chalk
    Synonyms: tiza, clarión

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