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See also: Sies, síes, and -sies

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Afrikaans

InterjectionEdit

sies

  1. (South Africa) Expressing disgust, disappointment, or annoyance.
    • 2008, William Higham, Nakada's Touch (page 316)
      'Sies, man,' a voice said. 'You're a domkop. How you gonna see 'em?'
    • 2011, Niq Mhlongo, After Tears (page 13)
      Sies, man!” she said to herself. “Where are the men of this house? Is anybody home?”

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PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

sies

  1. sweet

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LadinEdit

Ladin cardinal numbers
 <  5 6 7  > 
    Cardinal : sies
    Ordinal : sest

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sex.

AdjectiveEdit

sies

  1. six

NounEdit

sies m (uncountable)

  1. six

Norwegian BokmålEdit

VerbEdit

sies

  1. passive form of si

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English chess.

NounEdit

sies m (plural {{{2}}})

  1. chess

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