Last modified on 25 August 2014, at 19:01

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Japanese (gi, clothing); only used in combination, usually with the name of a martial art such as 柔道着 (jūdogi, judo uniform) or 空手着 (karategi, karate uniform)

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gi (plural gis)

  1. A martial arts uniform.

AnagramsEdit


ChamorroEdit

PrepositionEdit

gi

  1. at
  2. in
  3. on

GreenlandicEdit

AffixEdit

gi

  1. have as (temporary use or possession)
    e.g. illugisara
    My house for the time being.

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

gi

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

LojbanEdit

CmavoEdit

gi

  1. (conjunction) Introduces the second clause or phrase connected by a coordinating conjunction.
    ge tcadu gi foldi
    both town and field
  2. (appended to another cmavo) Converts a non-logical conjunction into a coordinating conjunction.
    joigi bemro gi ketco
    North American and South American together

Middle DutchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch , from Proto-Germanic *jūz.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

gi

  1. you (nominative, plural)
  2. you (nominative, singular, informal)

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

This pronoun began to replace the old singular form du during the Middle Dutch period, eventually replacing it altogether.

DescendantsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse gefa, from Proto-Germanic *gebaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰab(ʰ)-.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gi (imperative gi, present tense gir, simple past ga or gav, past participle gitt)

  1. to give (transfer the possession of something to someone else)

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

gi (present tense gir, past tense gav, past participle gitt, passive infinitive givast, present participle givande, imperative gi)

  1. Alternative form of gje.

Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *jūz.

PronounEdit

  1. you (plural)

DescendantsEdit


Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *jūz.

PronounEdit

  1. you (plural)

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Low German: ji

RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Puter, Vallader) di
  • (Surmiran) de

EtymologyEdit

From Latin diēs.

NounEdit

gi m (plural gis)

  1. (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) day

WelshEdit

NounEdit

gi m

  1. soft mutation of ci

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ci gi nghi chi