What does the word finis mean?

Usage examples for finis

  1. Vasilici's knife would have written finis to my history had it not been for you, Grigosie. – Princess Maritza by Percy Brebner
  2. Betty admitted with horror to being " twenty- four next birthday," and shivered at the remembrance that six more years would bring her to that dreaded thirty which she had once considered the " finis" of life. – Betty Trevor by Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
  3. To- night- in the hour of his victory, if victory should be his- he would write finis to the final chapter and surrender himself to the law. – The Long Lane's Turning by Hallie Erminie Rives