DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch vernis, from Old French vernis.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /vərˈnɪs/
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  • Hyphenation: ver‧nis
  • Rhymes: -ɪs

NounEdit

vernis n or m (plural vernissen, diminutive vernisje n)

  1. varnish

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DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: vernis

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French vernis, verniz, from Medieval Latin vernix, vernice < veronix, verōnice, from Byzantine Greek βερενίκη, βερονίκη (bereníkē, beroníkē, resin amber), from Ancient Greek βερενίκιον (bereníkion, soda), βερονίκιον (beroníkion), from Βερενίκη (Bereníkē).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

vernis m (plural vernis)

  1. varnish
  2. nail polish
  3. veneer

VerbEdit

vernis m pl

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of vernir

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LatinEdit

NounEdit

vernīs

  1. dative plural of verna
  2. ablative plural of verna