What does Swiss mean?

Definitions for Swiss
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Swiss, Swiss people(adj)

    the natives or inhabitants of Switzerland

  2. Swiss(adj)

    of or relating to Switzerland or its people or culture

    "the Swiss army"

Wiktionary

  1. Swiss(Noun)

    A person from Switzerland or of Swiss descent.

  2. Swiss(Adjective)

    Of, from, or pertaining to Switzerland or the Swiss people.

  3. Origin: Adopted from Suisse in circa 1515, alongside the form Switzer directly loaned from German.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Swiss

    a native or inhabitant of Switzerland; a Switzer; the people of Switzerland

  2. Swiss(adj)

    of or pertaining to Switzerland, or the people of Switzerland

  3. Origin: [F. Suisse, of German origin. Cf. Switzer.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Swiss

    swis, adj. of or belonging to Switzerland.—n. a native of Switzerland: the language of Switzerland: a High German patois, spoken in fifteen of the cantons.—n. Swit′zer, a native of Switzerland: one of a hired bodyguard of a king or pope.—Swiss Guards, a celebrated corps or regiment of Swiss mercenaries in the French army of the old régime, constituted 'Gardes' by royal decree in 1616.

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British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Swiss' in Adjectives Frequency: #785

How to pronounce Swiss?

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How to say Swiss in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Swiss in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Swiss in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Swiss in a Sentence

  1. Thomas Bauer:

    We've already contacted (Swiss financial) institutes.

  2. James Knight:

    They didn't have Swiss tax paid and are not Swiss-registered.

  3. Pascal Bernachon:

    We can expect a wave of profit warnings from Swiss companies.

  4. Tidjane Thiam:

    I never announced a 2018 goal of a 9-10 billion (Swiss francs) profit.

  5. Dale Miller:

    There are lava tubes on our property, the whole thing is Swiss cheese.

Images & Illustrations of Swiss

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