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TranslingualEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (roman numeral): MI

NumeralEdit

mi

  1. A Roman numeral representing one thousand and one (1001).

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mi (uncountable)

  1. (music) A syllable used in sol-fa (solfège) to represent the third note of a major scale.

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TranslationsEdit

AbbreviationEdit

mi

  1. Alternative form of mi..

AnagramsEdit


AlbanianEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. my

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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *mū-, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s 'mouse'. Cognate to Latin mus and Ancient Greek μυ̃ς (mũs).

NounEdit

mi m

  1. mouse

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AmaEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mi

  1. bone

AmuzgoEdit

VerbEdit

mi

  1. have

NounEdit

mi

  1. cat

BislamaEdit

EtymologyEdit

English me

PronounEdit

mi

  1. I/me (first-person singular pronoun)
    • 2008, Miriam Meyerhoff, Social lives in language--sociolinguistics and multilingual speech[1], ISBN 978-90-272-1863-6, page 344:
      Bang i wantem mi faen from mi ovaspen.
  2. My (first-person singular possessive)
    • 2008, Miriam Meyerhoff, Social lives in language--sociolinguistics and multilingual speech[2], ISBN 978-90-272-1863-6, page 344:
      Bang i wantem mi faen from mi ovaspen.

Usage notesEdit

Mi is often placed before a noun to mean my in high-register speech, but in low-register speech, blong mi is placed after the noun to achieve the same meaning.


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BugineseEdit

ParticleEdit

mi ː

  1. ᨆᨗ: which means only, e.g. ᨉᨘᨕᨆᨗ /duaːmi/ means only two.

CatalanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. me; post preposition form of jo
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

mi m (plural mis)

  1. (music) mi (third note of diatonic scale)

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

mi f (plural mis)

  1. mu; the Appendix:Greek alphabet letter Μ (lowercase μ).

DalmatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin meus.

PronounEdit

mi m (feminine maja)

  1. mine; first-person masculine singular possessive pronoun
  2. my

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DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mi f (plural mi's)

  1. (music) mi

EgyptianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Hieroglyphic signage
W19 M17

W19-M17

PronunciationEdit

Wikipedia: Manuel de Codage

PrepositionEdit

mi

  1. as, like

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian mi, French moi, English me, etc., plus the i of personal pronouns.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi (first-person singular nominative, accusative min, possessive mia)

  1. I, the one who is speaking, me, myself
    Mi vidas lin.
    I see him.
    Li donis la hundon al mi.
    He gave the dog to me.
    Mi diris al mi.
    I said to myself.

EweEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. you (plural)

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mi m (plural mi)

  1. (music) mi, the note 'E'.

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FriulianEdit

PronounEdit

mi (first person direct object, indirect object)

  1. me
  2. to me
  3. (reflexive) myself

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GaEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. I, me (first-person pronoun; refers to the person speaking)

GaulishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *mī, from Proto-Indo-European *(e)me-, *(e)me-n- (me).

PronounEdit

  1. I; first-person singular personal pronoun, nominative case

InflectionEdit

Number Singular Plural
Nominative snīs
Accusative me snīs
Genitive mon ansron
Dative moi amē
Ablative me ame
Instrumental moi ?
Locative moi amē

GalicianEdit

NounEdit

mi m (plural mis)

  1. (music) mi (musical note)
  2. (music) E (the musical note or key)

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HungarianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the same Proto-Uralic root *me as Finnish me

PronounEdit

mi

  1. (personal) we
DeclensionEdit
Alternative formEdit
  • mink (dialectical)

Etymology 2Edit

From the same Proto-Uralic root *mi as Finnish mikä

InterjectionEdit

mi

  1. (poetic) how ...!, what a ...!
    Mi gyönyörűség! - What a beauty!
SynonymsEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. (interrogative) what?
    Mi van a kezedben? - What is in your hand?
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

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NounEdit

solmisation

mi (plural mik)

  1. mi, a syllable used in solfège to represent the third note of a major scale

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IndonesianEdit

NounEdit

mi

  1. noodle

InterlinguaEdit

DeterminerEdit

mi

  1. (possessive) my

ItalianEdit

PronounEdit

mi (first person, objective case)

  1. me

Related termsEdit

NounEdit

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mi

  1. (music) The third note, mi.
  2. E (musical note or key)

mi m, f (invariable)

  1. mu (Greek letter)

Jamaican CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English me.

PronounEdit

mi

  1. I/me
  2. mine

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

mi

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mi

  1. the masculine vocative singular of the pronoun meus or "mine"

PronounEdit

mi

  1. sometimes the dative of ego instead of the more frequent mihi

LojbanEdit

CmavoEdit

mi (rafsi mib) (pro-sumti)

  1. (sumti) I, me, we, us; the one(s) who is/are speaking.
  2. (sumti modifier) my

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

mi

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .
  4. Nonstandard spelling of .

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch , from Proto-Germanic *miz.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. me

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


Nigerian PidginEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English me.

PronounEdit

mi

  1. I
  2. me

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mín.

PronounEdit

mi f

  1. feminine form of min

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mín.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi f

  1. feminine form of min

ReferencesEdit


Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *miz.

PronounEdit

  1. Accusative and dative form of ik

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • West Frisian: my

Old SaxonEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *miz.

PronounEdit

mi ()

  1. me

DeclensionEdit


PalenqueroEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish mi, mío.

AdjectiveEdit

mi

  1. my

Usage notesEdit

Placed after the noun.


PijinEdit

EtymologyEdit

English me

PronounEdit

mi

  1. I/me (first-person singular pronoun)
    • 1988, Geoffrey Miles White, Bikfala faet: olketa Solomon Aelanda rimembarem Wol Wo Tu[4], page 41:
      Mi wande stori lebebet abaot tupela man blong America hemi foldaon long Baolo.

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PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. Dative singular mute form of ja
    Daj mi rękę.
    Give me your hand.

Related termsEdit

  • mnie (stressed form)

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmi/
  • Hyphenation: mi

EtymologyEdit

From Latin mi[ra] in the hymn for St. John the Baptist.

NounEdit

mi

  1. mi (musical note)

Coordinate termsEdit


Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *mī.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. I
  2. me

Derived termsEdit

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

(Cyrillic spelling ми̑)

  1. we
  2. we (vocative plural of (I))

DeclensionEdit

PronounEdit

mi (Cyrillic spelling ми)

  1. to me (clitic dative singular of (I))

DeclensionEdit


SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *my.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

  1. we (masculine plural, more than two)

DeclensionEdit

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SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdjectiveEdit

mi (first-person singular possessive of singular, of plural mis)

  1. (before the noun) apocopic form of mío, my
Usage notesEdit

The forms mi and mis are only used before and within the noun phrase of the modified noun. In other positions, a form of mío is used instead.

Son mis libros. — They are my books.
Los libros son míos. — The books are mine.
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

mi f (plural míes)

  1. mu; the Greek letter Μ, μ
SynonymsEdit

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

English me

PronounEdit

mi

  1. I
  2. my

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

English me

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. I, me. First person pronoun; refers to the person speaking.

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Torres Strait CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English me.

PronounEdit

mi

  1. me

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TurkishEdit

PrepositionEdit

mi

  1. Used to form interrogatives.
    Bugün okula gittin mi?
    Did you go to school today?
    Evli misin?
    Are you married?

Usage notesEdit

  • Personal suffixes are added to the interrogative prepositions, as well as the past tense suffixes.
  • This preposition is used when the last vowel of the previous word is "ö" or "ü". Other prepositions used with different vowels are: mu?, ? and ?

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Shortened form of lông mi.

NounEdit

mi

  1. eyelashes
SynonymsEdit
Related termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. (informal) you (second-person singular pronoun, referring to a person younger than the speaker)
  2. (derogatory) you (second-person singular pronoun, referring to a person held in low esteem)

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

mi

  1. (music) mi (third note of diatonic scale)
    đô, rê, mi
    do, re, mi

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi

  1. me

Usage notesEdit

Mi is typically heard only after the preposition i.

ParticleEdit

mi

  1. a particle used with verbs other than bod to mark affirmative statements.

Usage notesEdit

Mi triggers the soft mutation on the following verb. It is more common in the north; in the south, fe is used instead.


ZuluEdit

PronounEdit

-mi

  1. Combining stem of mina.

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