Sies vs Sise - What's the difference?

sies | sise |


As nouns the difference between sies and sise

is that sies is while sise is (obsolete) six or sise can be (obsolete) an assize.

sies

English

Interjection

(en interjection)
  • (South Africa) Expressing disgust, disappointment, or annoyance.
  • * 2008 , William Higham, Nakada's Touch (page 316)
  • 'Sies'' , man,' a voice said. 'You're a ''domkop . How you gonna see 'em?'
  • * 2011 , Niq Mhlongo, After Tears (page 13)
  • Sies , man!” she said to herself. “Where are the men of this house? Is anybody home?”
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    sise

    English

    Etymology 1

    See sice.

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) six
  • * Fuller
  • In the new casting of a die, when ace is on the top, sise must needs be at the bottom.

    Etymology 2

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) An assize.
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