Definitions for swiss
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word swiss.
Swiss, Swiss peopleadjective
the natives or inhabitants of Switzerland
of or relating to Switzerland or its people or culture
"the Swiss army"
A person from Switzerland or of Swiss descent.
Of, from, or pertaining to Switzerland or the Swiss people.
Etymology: Adopted from Suisse in circa 1515, alongside the form Switzer directly loaned from German.
Swiss International Air Lines AG, colloquially known as SWISS, is the flag carrier of Switzerland, operating scheduled services in Europe and to North America, South America, Africa and Asia. Zurich Airport serves as its sole hub and Geneva Airport as a focus city. The airline was formed following the bankruptcy in 2002 of Swissair, Switzerland's then flag carrier. The new airline was built around what had been Swissair's regional subsidiary, Crossair. Swiss retains Crossair's IATA code LX (Swissair's code was SR). It assumed Swissair's old ICAO code of SWR (Crossair's was CRX), to maintain international traffic rights. It is a member of Star Alliance and a subsidiary of the Lufthansa Group. Its headquarters are at EuroAirport Basel Mulhouse Freiburg near Basel, Switzerland, and an office at Zurich Airport in Kloten, Switzerland. The company's registered office is in Basel.On 18 November 2020, it was announced that Dieter Vranckx would assume the position of CEO as of 1 January 2021. Vranckx has 20 years of experience within the Lufthansa Group and is currently CEO of Lufthansa Group member Brussels Airlines, a position he has held since the start of 2020.
Swiss typically refers to something relating or belonging to Switzerland. It could refer to a person from Switzerland (Swiss national), the languages spoken in Switzerland (e.g., Swiss German, Swiss French), culture, or products (Swiss cheese, Swiss watch). It could also refer to a type of neutrality or impartiality, derived from Switzerland's global position of neutrality.
a native or inhabitant of Switzerland; a Switzer; the people of Switzerland
of or pertaining to Switzerland, or the people of Switzerland
Etymology: [F. Suisse, of German origin. Cf. Switzer.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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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Surnames Frequency by Census Records
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Swiss is ranked #48160 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Swiss surname appeared 439 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Swiss.
95.9% or 421 total occurrences were White.
2.7% or 12 total occurrences were of two or more races.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'swiss' in Adjectives Frequency: #785
The numerical value of swiss in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of swiss in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
UBS today announced the takeover of Credit Suisse, this takeover was made possible with the support of the Swiss federal government, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority and the Swiss National Bank.
The Swiss move was obviously the big move, people are trying to get their arms around what it means for the U.S. stock market, the market has taken a few-day drop and the bump in energy prices this morning is probably providing a bit of a solid bid for some of the oversold names in the energy sector. It will take some of the morning to sort out the impact of the Swiss move across the board.
I think Google should be like a Swiss Army knife: clean, simple, the tool you want to take everywhere.
It would be moving from Swiss bank 'A' to Swiss bank 'B' in Singapore. What you will not find is local banks taking any of this money.
If only God would give me some clear sign Like making a large deposit in my name in a Swiss bank.
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