See also: viis'

EstonianEdit

Estonian cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : viis
    Ordinal : viies

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *viici, from Proto-Uralic *witte (five). Cognate with Finnish viisi and Hungarian öt.

NumeralEdit

viis

  1. five
InflectionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Low German wīs, wīse, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *wīsō. Cognate with Old English wise, Dutch wijze, German Weise, Swedish vis, Italian guisa, Spanish guisa.

NounEdit

viis (genitive viisi, partitive viisi)

  1. way, manner
  2. mode
  3. melody, tune
InflectionEdit
Derived termsEdit

FinnishEdit

NumeralEdit

viis

  1. (colloquial) five
    Se maksaa viis euroo.
    It costs five euros.

See alsoEdit

InterjectionEdit

viis

  1. said to ignore something
    Sataa. Siitä viis! Menen silti ulos.
    It's raining. I don't care! I'll go out anyway.
    Viis siitä!
    Screw it!
  2. adverbially used only as a part of the phrase viis veisata jostakin, "not to give a damn" (about something)
    Leena viis veisaa pomonsa määräyksistä.
    Leena doesn't give a damn about her boss' orders.

LatinEdit

NounEdit

viīs

  1. dative plural of via
  2. ablative plural of via

WestrobothnianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsōną.

VerbEdit

viis (preterite visst)

  1. To direct, instruct someone to go somewhere, do something.
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Old Norse vísa, from Proto-Germanic *wīsǭ.

NounEdit

viis

  1. Song, tune, verse.

Etymology 3Edit

AdjectiveEdit

viis

  1. plural of vis