See also: séis and -seis

English edit

Noun edit

seis

  1. plural of sei

Anagrams edit

Afrikaans edit

Etymology edit

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.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /səis/
  • (file)

Noun edit

seis (plural seise)

  1. scythe
    Synonym: sens

Aragonese edit

Aragonese cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis

Etymology edit

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

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six

Asturian edit

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

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

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

Numeral edit

seis (indeclinable)

  1. six

Crimean Gothic edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

  • Krause & Slocum reconstruct IPA(key): /ses/ with a short vowel[1]

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six
    • 1562, Ogier Ghiselin de Busbecq:
      Jussus ita numerabat. Ita, tua, tria, fyder, fyuf, seis, sevene, prorsus, ut nos Flandri.
      When asked, he counted thus: One, two, three, four, five, six, seven, just as we Flemings do.

References edit

Extremaduran edit

Etymology edit

Akin to Spanish, from Latin sex.

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six

Fala edit

Pronunciation edit

Etymology 1 edit

Fala numbers (edit)
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: seis
    Ordinal: sextu

From Old Galician-Portuguese seis, from Latin sex (six).

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six

Etymology 2 edit

Determiner edit

seis m pl

  1. masculine plural of sei (his, her, its, their)

Pronoun edit

seis m pl

  1. masculine plural of sei (his, hers, its, theirs)

See also edit

References edit

  • Valeš, Miroslav (2021) Diccionariu de A Fala: lagarteiru, mañegu, valverdeñu (web)[1], 2nd edition, Minde, Portugal: CIDLeS, published 2022, →ISBN

Finnish edit

Etymology edit

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.

Pronunciation edit

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

Interjection edit

seis!

  1. stop!

Further reading edit

Anagrams edit

Galician edit

Galician numbers (edit)
60[a], [b]
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: seis
    Ordinal: sexto
    Ordinal abbreviation:
    Multiplier (standard): séxtuplo
    Multiplier (reintegrationist): sêxtuplo

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

seis (indeclinable)

  1. six

Guinea-Bissau Creole edit

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

Etymology edit

From Portuguese seis. Cognate with Kabuverdianu sais.

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six (6)

Ingrian edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

seis

  1. inessive plural of setä

Livonian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Finnic *säic'en.

Numeral edit

seis

  1. seven

Declension edit

See also edit

Mirandese edit

Etymology edit

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

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six

Old Occitan edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six

Descendants edit

  • Occitan: sièis

Papiamentu edit

Papiamentu cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : seis

Etymology edit

From Portuguese seis and Spanish seis and Kabuverdianu sais.

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six (6)

Portuguese edit

Portuguese numbers (edit)
60
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: seis
    Ordinal: sexto
    Ordinal abbreviation: 6.º
    Multiplier: sêxtuplo
    Fractional: sexto
    Group: sexteto

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

 
 

  • Rhymes: -ejʃ
  • Hyphenation: seis

Numeral edit

seis m or f

  1. six

Quotations edit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:seis.

Noun edit

seis m (invariable)

  1. six

Quotations edit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:seis.

Descendants edit

See also edit

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, curinga

Romansch edit

Alternative forms edit

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

Etymology edit

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

Numeral edit

seis

  1. (Surmiran) six

Scots edit

Verb edit

seis

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

Scottish Gaelic edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Middle Irish *seise, from Old Norse sessi.

Noun edit

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

Spanish edit

Spanish numbers (edit)
60
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: seis
    Ordinal: sexto
    Ordinal abbreviation: 6.º
    Multiplier: séxtuple
    Fractional: sexto

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈseis/ [ˈsei̯s]
  • Audio (Colombia):(file)
  • Rhymes: -eis
  • Syllabification: seis

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six

Descendants edit

See also edit

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

Further reading edit

Tagalog edit

Tagalog numbers (edit)
60
 ←  5 6 7  → 
    Cardinal: anim
    Spanish cardinal: seis
    Ordinal: ikaanim, pang-anim
    Ordinal abbreviation: ika-6, pang-6
    Adverbial: makaanim
    Multiplier: anim na ibayo
    Distributive: tig-anim, animan, anim-anim
    Restrictive: aanim
    Fractional: kanim, sangkanim, saikanim, kaanim, sangkaanim, ikaanim, saikaanim

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Spanish seis, from Latin sex. Compare Cebuano sayis.

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: se‧is
  • IPA(key): /seˈʔis/, [sɛˈʔis] (dated)
  • IPA(key): /saˈʔis/, [sɐˈʔis]

Numeral edit

seís (Baybayin spelling ᜐᜒᜁᜐ᜔)

  1. six
    Synonym: anim

Derived terms edit

Related terms edit

Noun edit

seís (Baybayin spelling ᜐᜒᜁᜐ᜔)

  1. (card games) six (card)

See also edit

Playing cards in Tagalog · baraha (layout · text)
             
alas dos tres kuwatro singko seis siyete
             
otso nuwebe diyes kabayo, sota reyna hari diyoker, payaso

Further reading edit

West Frisian edit

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

Etymology edit

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

Pronunciation edit

Numeral edit

seis

  1. six

Further reading edit

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

Noun edit

seis c (plural seizen, diminutive seiske)

  1. six

Further reading edit

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