Last modified on 27 September 2014, at 19:32
See also: WI, wI, wi., .wi, and wi'

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

wi (personal pronoun)

  1. (Geordie) us
    Are yee commin with wi or not?

PrepositionEdit

wi

  1. (Yorkshire) with
    Are tha doin' owt wi this?

Chaap WuurongEdit

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NounEdit

wi

  1. fire

ReferencesEdit

  • 1993, among the La Trobe working papers in linguistics, volumes 6-8, page 8:
    The Wimmera language and Tjapwurrung can be distinguished by the following criterial words:
    [English] Wimmera Tjapwurrung
    []
    fire wanyap wi

EgyptianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

G43 A2

(G43-A2) wi

  1. I, me

NounEdit

G43 M17 A53

(G43-M17-A53) wi

  1. mummy

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

wi

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of
  3. rōmaji reading of うぃ
  4. rōmaji reading of ウィ

Kom (Cameroon)Edit

NounEdit

wi (plural ghɨki)

  1. woman, female
  2. wife

ReferencesEdit

  • Randy Jones, Provisional Kom - English lexicon (2001, Yaoundé, Cameroon)

Middle DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Dutch , from Proto-Germanic *wīz.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

wi

  1. we

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *wīz, from Proto-Indo-European *wéy-, plural of *éǵh₂. Compare Old Saxon , Old High German wir, Old Frisian , Old English , Old Norse vér.

PronounEdit

  1. we

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Dutch: wi

Old FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *wīz, from Proto-Indo-European *wéy-, plural of *éǵh₂. Compare Old English , Old Saxon , Old Dutch , Old High German wir, Old Norse vér.

PronounEdit

  1. we

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • West Frisian: wy

Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Germanic *wīz, from Proto-Indo-European *wéy-, plural of *éǵh₂. Compare Old English , Old Dutch , Old Frisian , Old High German wir, Old Norse vér, Gothic 𐍅𐌴𐌹𐍃 (weis).

PronounEdit

  1. we

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Dutch Low Saxon: wi
  • German Low German: wi,

ScotsEdit

PrepositionEdit

wi

  1. with

Tocharian BEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tocharian, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁. Compare Tocharian A wu.

NumeralEdit

wi m, f

  1. (cardinal) two