Definitions for "Nisi"
Keywords:  menasseh, khazar, ninth, reign, moses
Nisi ben Menasseh or Nisi ben Moses was a Jewish ruler of the Khazars mentioned in the Khazar Correspondence. He probably reigned in the mid to late ninth century CE. Little is known about his reign.
Keywords:  decree, absolute, final
not final or absolute; "the decree is nisi and not absolute"
Keywords:  latin
(Latin) unless
Keywords:  law
Unless; if not; -- used mostly in law.