See also: shī, shí, shǐ, shì, and shį́

EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. (neologism, furry fandom) Alternative form of sie.

SynonymsEdit

  • (gender-neutral): (singular) they
  • (gender-neutral): (neologism) e, ey, ze

AnagramsEdit

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AlbanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *sūja, from Proto-Indo-European *suH- (compare Old Prussian suge, Ancient Greek ὕω (hýō) ‘to rain’).

NounEdit

shi m (indefinite plural shira, definite singular shiu, definite plural shirat)

  1. rain

AromanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sic. Compare to Daco-Romanian și.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

shi

  1. and
  2. also

Dena'inaEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. I, me (first-person singular)

Related termsEdit


EsperantoEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. H-system spelling of ŝi

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

shi

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

shi (Zhuyin ㄕ˙)

  1. Nonstandard spelling of shī.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of shí.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of shǐ.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of shì.

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.

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. (South Scots, personal) she

Usage notesEdit

Used alongside the English she (IPA(key): /ʃiː/).

See alsoEdit

Last modified on 3 November 2013, at 23:36