Definition of quis
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The pronoun quis is reported to have 2 error(s). Please be cautious when citing this word.
Orthography ID = 1013689
1.
LEM
quis, quid
2 CA-
pronoun (interrogative)
  1. who? which one? what man?
  2. what? what thing?
Abbreviations
quis quid, pron interrog. 2 CA- (only sing nom. m. and nom. and acc n.; the other forms are common with qui interrog; see 1 qui).

—I. Masc., who? which one? what man?: Da. Quis homo est? Pa. Ego sum, who is there? T.: quis clarior in Graeciā Themistocle? quis potentior?: quis primus Ameriam nuntiat?: Quis videor? Cha. miser aeque atque ego, whom do you think me? T.: quis sim, ex eo quem ad te misi, cognosces, S.: considera, quis quem fraudasse dicatur, who is said to have defrauded whom.

—With a subst: quis enim dies fuit?: quis eum senator appellavit: Quis gracilis puer, H.: quae robora cuique, Quis color, V.: quisve locus, L.

—II. Neut., what, what thing?: quid dieam de moribus facillimis: quid mulieris Uxorem habes? what sort of a woman? T.: quid caelati argenti, quid stragulae vestis, apud illum putatis esse? what amount?: sciturum quid eius sit, what there is in it.

—In rhetorical phrases with dico, what do I say? (correcting, strengthening, or emphasizing a remark): Romae volumus esse. Quid dico? Volumus? Immo vero cogimur: quid dicimus?: quid dicas intellegis?
 
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