See also: níski

Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *nizъkъ

AdjectiveEdit

niski (comparative nišy, superlative nejnišy, adverb nisko)

  1. low

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit


Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Finnish niska ("nape")

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈnisːkiː/

NounEdit

niski

  1. nape (of the neck)
  2. the place from which rapids in a river start

InflectionEdit

Even i-stem, sk-skk gradation
Nominative niski
Genitive niskki
niskkẹ
Singular Plural
Nominative niski niskkit
Accusative niskki niskkiid
Genitive niskki
niskkẹ
niskkiid
Illative niskái niskkiide
Locative niskkis niskkiin
Comitative niskkiin niskkiiguin
Essive niskin
Possessive forms
Singular Dual Plural
1st person niskán niskáme niskámet
2nd person niskát niskáde niskádet
3rd person niskis niskiska niskiset

Further readingEdit

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

PolishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Old Polish niz, from Proto-Slavic *nizъkъ, from Proto-Indo-European *ni-

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɲis.kʲi/
  • (file)

AdjectiveEdit

niski (comparative niższy, superlative najniższy, adverb nisko)

  1. low
  2. short (of height)
  3. deep (about sounds)

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • niski in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • niski in Polish dictionaries at PWN