From Latincis (“on the same side”). The gender-related sense is a clipping of cissexual or of cisgender (from Latin cis).
Latin fromcison this side ofko- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
CIS Sentence Examples
Some misunderstanding has been caused by the confusion of Edom (cis) and Aram (o,·) in viii.
In the last century cis of the Republic the two later Greek schools of Epicureanism and Stoicism laid hold on Roman society.
The Roman prince Nero Claudius Drusus (q.v.) The gamin the year 12 B.C. annexed what is now the kingdom paigns oi of the Netherlands, and constructed a canal (Fossa other Drusiana) between the Rhine and the lake Flevo Ro1fl811 (Lacus Flevus), which partly corresponded to the ea CIS.
The name Anatolia, in the form Anadol, is used by natives for the western part of the peninsula (cis Halym) and not as including ancient Cappadocia and Pontus.
Kassa consists of the inner town, which was the former old town surrounded with walls, and of three suburbs separated from it by a broad gla cis.