What does WIS mean?

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Wis(adverb)

    certainly; really; indeed

  2. Wis(verb)

    to think; to suppose; to imagine; -- used chiefly in the first person sing. present tense, I wis. See the Note under Ywis

  3. Origin: [Due to mistaking OE. iwis certain, AS. gewiss, for I wis. See Ywis.]


  1. WIS

    WIS, channel 10, is the NBC-affiliated television station in Columbia, South Carolina. Owned by Raycom Media, WIS has studios on Bull Street in downtown Columbia, and transmitter located in Lugoff, South Carolina.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Wis

    wis, v. (in the form I wis) erroneously used as 'I know.' [I wis is the M. E. adv. i-wis—A.S. ge-wis, certainly; cf. Ger. ge-wiss.]

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    What does WIS stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the WIS acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of WIS in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of WIS in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker:

    I think the real reason he’s ahead [in Wis. polls] is because, like I said, voters are informed.

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