Last modified on 13 April 2015, at 02:22

metis

See also: Metis, métis, and Métis

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French métis. Akin to Spanish mestizo.

NounEdit

metis

  1. (chiefly Canada, US) A person of mixed European and Aboriginal descent. Often uncapitalized.
Related termsEdit
TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Ancient Greek μῆτις (mêtis).

NounEdit

metis (uncountable)

  1. (knowledge management) Practical intelligence; street smarts.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

VerbEdit

metis

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive form of metre

EsperantoEdit

VerbEdit

metis

  1. past of meti

LatinEdit

NounEdit

mētīs f

  1. dative plural of mēta
  2. ablative plural of mēta