finis

[ fin-is, fee-nee, fahy-nis ]
/ ˈfɪn ɪs, fiˈni, ˈfaɪ nɪs /

noun

end; conclusion.

Origin of finis

1425–75; late Middle English (< F) < Latin fīnis; see fine1

Definition for finis (2 of 2)

finis coronat opus

[ fee-nis-koh-roh-naht-oh-poo s; English fin-is kaw-roh-nat oh-puh s, koh- ]
/ ˈfi nɪs koʊˈroʊ nɑtˈoʊ pʊs; English ˈfɪn ɪs kɔˈroʊ næt ˈoʊ pəs, koʊ- /

Latin.

the end crowns the work.
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finis

/ (ˈfɪnɪs) /

noun

the end; finish: used at the end of books, films, etc

Word Origin for finis

C15: from Latin
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