See also: séis

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

seis

  1. plural of sei

AnagramsEdit


AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch zeis, from Middle Dutch seise, from older seisene, from Proto-West Germanic *segisnu. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

seis (plural seise)

  1. scythe
    Synonym: sens

AragoneseEdit

Aragonese cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs (six).

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six

AsturianEdit

Asturian cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis
    Ordinal : sestu

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs (six).

NumeralEdit

seis (indeclinable)

  1. six

Crimean GothicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *sehs, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Jussus ita numerabat. Ita, tua, tria, fyder, fyuf, seis, sevene, prorsus, ut nos Flandri.
      (please add an English translation of this usage example)

ExtremaduranEdit

EtymologyEdit

Akin to Spanish, from Latin sex.

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Originally the second-person singular imperative of seistä — the meaning "stand" has turned into "stop". Having been used as such an established interjection, this is generally no longer considered a verb form.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsei̯s/, [ˈs̠e̞i̯s̠]
  • Rhymes: -eis
  • Syllabification: seis

InterjectionEdit

seis!

  1. stop!

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

Galician cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis
    Ordinal : sexto
Galician Wikipedia article on seis

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese seis, from Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs (six).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sejs/
  • (file)

NumeralEdit

seis (indeclinable)

  1. six

Guinea-Bissau CreoleEdit

Guinea-Bissau Creole cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese seis. Cognate with Kabuverdianu sais.

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six (6)

LivonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *säic'en.

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. seven

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit


MirandeseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs (six).

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six

Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs (six).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: sis
  • Occitan: sièis

PapiamentuEdit

Papiamentu cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis

EtymologyEdit

From Portuguese seis and Spanish seis and Kabuverdianu sais.

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six (6)

PortugueseEdit

Portuguese cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis
    Ordinal : sexto
    Multiplier : sêxtuplo
Portuguese Wikipedia article on seis

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese seis, seys, from Latin sex (six), from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs (six).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

seis m or f

  1. six

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:seis.

NounEdit

seis m (plural seis)

  1. six

QuotationsEdit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:seis.

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

Playing cards in Portuguese · cartas de baralho (layout · text)
             
ás dois, duque três, terno quatro, quadra cinco, quina seis, sena sete, bisca, manilha
             
oito nove dez valete dama rei jóquer, joker,
coringa, curinga

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) sis
  • (Puter, Vallader) ses

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sex (compare Spanish seis), from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. (Surmiran) six

ScotsEdit

VerbEdit

seis

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of sei

Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish seise, from Old Norse sessi.

NounEdit

seis m (genitive singular seis, plural seisean)

  1. sufficiency, enough
  2. match, equal
    • Cha d'fhuair Fionn a sheis riamh.
      Finn never met his match.
    • Tha do sheis an taic riut.
      Your match is in contact with you.
  3. friend, companion
  4. satisfaction
  5. treat, entertainment

SpanishEdit

Spanish numbers (edit)
60
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: seis
    Ordinal: sexto
    Multiplier: séxtuple
    Fractional: sexto, seisavo

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs. Cognates include Ancient Greek ἕξ (héx), French six, Old English siex, English six.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈseis/, [ˈsei̯s]
  • Hyphenation: seis

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six

See alsoEdit

Playing cards in Spanish · cartas (layout · text)
             
as dos tres cuatro cinco seis siete
             
ocho nueve diez sota reina rey comodín

DescendantsEdit

Further readingEdit


West FrisianEdit

West Frisian cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis
    Ordinal : seiste

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian sex, from Proto-Germanic *sehs, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

seis

  1. six

Further readingEdit

  • seis”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011

NounEdit

seis c (plural seizen, diminutive seiske)

  1. six

Further readingEdit

  • seis”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011