EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

A Finno-Mordvinic derivation from the same root as in vedama. Cognate to Finnish vedus (draught animal), Erzya ведрекш (vedrekš), ведяка (vedjaka, calf, heifer), and Moksha ведраж (vedraž, heifer).

NounEdit

veis (genitive veise, partitive veist)

  1. male cattle; bull, ox

DeclensionEdit


LivonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *veicci.

NounEdit

veis

  1. knife

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

veis

  1. Informal second-person plural (vosotros, vosotras) present indicative form of ver.

WestrobothnianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse veðjast, from Proto-Germanic *wadjōną.

VerbEdit

veis

  1. To wager.
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse veisa, from Proto-Germanic *waisǭ. Compare Old English wāse.

NounEdit

veis f

  1. Tough mud or mire at the bottom of a swamp.
Alternative formsEdit
Derived termsEdit
  • veslund (A collection of growing seaweed, such as species of Potamogeton and the like.)
  • veisbåttn (mud bottom)