- a city in SE Serbia: a former capital of Serbia.
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Examples from the Web for nis
The 1000 NIS (about $280) per month provided through the welfare system is “not very much,” said Ziadna.The Negev Desert’s Vanishing Bedouin
June 16, 2014
Child laborers earn an average of 40 to 60 NIS ($12 to $18) per day.Palestinian Children: The Invisible Workers of Israeli Settlements
August 28, 2013
Flath-innis (Flath′-in′nis), in Celtic mythology, is Paradise.1000 Mythological Characters Briefly Described
Edward S. Ellis
As it nis good, I nill say—or sain, instead of it is not good—I will not say.Chaucer for Children
Mrs. H. R. Haweis
It is very difficult, they say, to get rid of a Nis when one wishes it.
One time the boy went along with the Nis to Fugleriis to steal corn.
There lived a man at Thyrsting, in Jutland, who had a Nis in his barn.
- an industrial town in Serbia, in the SE: situated on routes between central Europe and the Aegean. Pop: 203 670 (2002)