Definitions for iwisɪˈwɪs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. certainly.

* Archaic..

Origin of iwis:

bef. 900; ME, adv. use of neut. of OE gewiss (adj.) certain, c. OHG giwis; akin to wit2; see y -


  1. iwis(Adverb)

    Certainly, surely, indeed.

  2. Origin: From iwis, ywis, from gewiss, from gawissaz, from weyd-. Cognate with gewis, gewiss, vis. More at wit, wis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Iwis(adverb)

    indeed; truly. See Ywis


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