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See also: nìsǐ

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From (not) +‎ (if). See also sine.

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

nisi

  1. if not, unless, except

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

nīsī

  1. masculine genitive singular of nīsus
  2. neuter genitive singular of nīsus
  3. masculine nominative plural of nīsus
  4. masculine vocative plural of nīsus

ReferencesEdit

  • nisi in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • nisi in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “nisi”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • nisi” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) if I am not mistaken: nisi fallor
    • (ambiguous) if I am not mistaken: nisi (animus) me fallit
    • (ambiguous) unless I'm greatly mistaken: nisi omnia me fallunt
    • (ambiguous) to except the fact that..: praeterquam quod or nisi quod

TauyaEdit

NounEdit

nisi

  1. egg
    yene nisi : bird egg

ReferencesEdit

  • Lorna MacDonald, A Grammar of Tauya