nisi etymology

Latin word nisi comes from Latin si (If, supposing that.), Latin ni

Detailed word origin of nisi

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
si Latin (lat) If, supposing that.
ni Latin (lat) Not, that not, unless; like ne in imperative and intentional clauses Not, if...not, unless- an absolutely negative particle like ne so only in combinations.
nisi Latin (lat) If not, unless, except.

Words with the same origin as nisi

Descendants of ni
equidem quid quidem quippe