See also: weiss, Weiss, Weiß, and wéiss

GermanEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • weiss (Switzerland, Liechtenstein)

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German wīz, from Old High German wīz, from Proto-Germanic *hwītaz, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱweytos (bright; shine). Compare Dutch wit, English white, Danish hvid.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [vaɪs]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯s

AdjectiveEdit

weiß (comparative weißer, superlative am weißesten)

  1. white

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VerbEdit

weiß

  1. first-person singular present of wissen
    Ich weiß das bereits.
    I already know that.
    Ich weiß nicht.
    I do not know.
  2. third-person singular present of wissen
    Er weiß das bereits.
    He already knows that.
    Er weiß nicht.
    He does not know.