quis

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin quaesitus.

VerbEdit

quis m ‎(feminine singular quise, masculine plural quis, feminine plural quises)

  1. past participle of quérir

ParticipleEdit

quis

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of quérir

VerbEdit

quis

  1. first-person singular past historic of quérir
  2. second-person singular past historic of quérir

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Indo-European *kʷos, *kʷis. Compare West Frisian wa, Dutch wie, German wer.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

quis m ‎(feminine quis, neuter quid)

  1. Who?, what?
    Quid accidit?
    What happened?
    Quis es?
    Who are you?
    Quis es tu?
    Who are you? (with emphasis on the word 'you')
    Quis ut Deus?
    Who is like God?
  2. How? Why?
  3. (after si, nisi, ne, num) someone, something, anyone, anything

DeclensionEdit

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative quis quis quid quī quae quae
genitive cuius, cujus cuius, cujus cuius, cujus quōrum quārum quōrum
dative cui cui cui quibus quibus quibus
accusative quem quem quid quōs quās quae
ablative quō quō quō quibus quibus quibus

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LuleEdit

PronounEdit

quis

  1. I

ReferencesEdit

  • Antonio Maccioni / Machoni, Arte y vocabulario de la lengua lule y tonocoté (1732)

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • quiz (obsolete, now a misspelling)

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

quis

  1. first-person singular (eu) preterite indicative of querer
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) preterite indicative of querer
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