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CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER I
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Cyrillic й
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TranslingualEdit

LetterEdit

и (upper case И)

  1. A letter of several Cyrillic alphabets.

AdygheEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [jə]
  • (file)

NumeralEdit

и (i)

  1. eight

AzerbaijaniEdit

 
Cyrillic letter И и (И и), normal above, italics below.
 
Handwritten forms

LetterEdit

и (lowercase, uppercase и) (italics: И, и)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Cyrillic alphabet as formerly used for Azeri, preceded by З and followed by Ы, and representing /ɪ/. Since 1991, this sound has been written İ.

BashkirEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

и (i) (upper case И)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Bashkir alphabet

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BulgarianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

и (i) (upper case И)

  1. The ninth letter of the Bulgarian alphabet, written in the Cyrillic script.

See alsoEdit


Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *i.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

и (i)

  1. and (used to connect two homogeneous similar words or phrases)
    Момчета и момичета излизат да играят.
    Momčeta i momičeta izlizat da igrajat.
    Boys and girls come out to play.
  2. and (used at the end of a list to indicate the last item)
    хляб, масло и сирене
    hljab, maslo i sirene
    bread, butter and cheese
  3. and (used to join sentences or sentence fragments in chronological order)
    Поправих стола и той отново се счупи.
    Popravih stola i toj otnovo se sčupi.
    I mended the chair and it broke again.
  4. and (used to indicate causation)
    Още веднъж ме попитай за определението на „и“ и ще изкрещя.
    Ošte vednǎž me popitaj za opredelenieto na „i“ i šte izkreštja.
    Ask me the definition of “and” again and I’ll scream.
  5. and (used to ask for elaboration)
    „Нямам ключ.“   „И...“   „И ми трябва, за да вляза.“
    „Njamam ključ.“   „I...“   „I mi trjabva, za da vljaza.“
    “I don't have a key.”   “And...”   “And I need one to get in.”
  6. also, too, likewise, as well
    И аз няма да бъда там.
    I az njama da bǎda tam.
    I shan't be there either.
    И аз ще бъда там.
    I az šte bǎda tam.
    I shall be there, too./I shall also be there.
    и дваматаi dvamataboth
  7. even (implying an extreme example in the case mentioned, as compared to the implied reality)
    Не съм го и видял.
    Ne sǎm go i vidjal.
    I haven't even seen him.
  8. just, exactly, precisely
    Така и предполагах.
    Taka i predpolagah.
    Just as I suspected.
  9. (mathematics) and, plus (used to indicate addition)
    Пет и шест е единадесет.
    Pet i šest e edinadeset.
    Five and six is eleven.
SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • ѝ (pronoun)

ChechenEdit

ConjunctionEdit

и (i)

  1. and

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ItelmenEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Chukotko-Kamchatkan *'iv

NounEdit

и (i)

  1. water

KabardianEdit

Kabardian cardinal numbers
 <  7 8 9  > 
    Cardinal : и (i)

NumeralEdit

и (i)

  1. eight

KazakhEdit

Cyrillic и
Arabic ي

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

и (ï) (lower case, upper case И)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Kazakh Cyrillic alphabet

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Komi-ZyrianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian и (i).

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

и (i)

  1. and
  2. but
  3. even

ReferencesEdit

  • Bubrikh, Dmitry V. (1949) Грамматика литературного Коми языка [Grammar of the literary Komi language] (in Russian), Leningrad: Zhdanov Leningrad State University, page 37
  • L. M. Beznosikova; E. A. Ajbabina; R. I. Kosnyreva (2000) Коми-Русский словарь [Komi-Russian dictionary], →ISBN, page 234

MacedonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *i.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

и (i)

  1. and
  2. both
    И рацете и нозете ти се изгребани.
    I racete i nozete ti se izgrebani.
    Both your arms and your legs are scratched.

InterjectionEdit

и (i)

  1. oh no

ParticleEdit

и (i)

  1. too, also

MongolianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

и (i) (uppercase И) (italics: И, и)

  1. The tenth letter of the Mongolian alphabet, written in the Cyrillic script.

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Old Church SlavonicEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *i.

ConjunctionEdit

и (i)

  1. and

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *jь.

PronounEdit

и (jim

  1. him (* no nominative singular or plural; use тъ or онъ or оныи for the nominative)
DeclensionEdit
Derived termsEdit

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Old East SlavicEdit

ConjunctionEdit

и (i)

  1. and

OssetianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

и (i) (upper case И)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Ossetian alphabet.

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RussianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Early Cyrillic letter iže, from Greek Η (“eta”).

LetterEdit

и (i) (lower case, upper case И) (italics: И, и)

  1. The tenth letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is и (i) and is usually pronounced /i/, but unstressed or after certain consonants it merges with ы into /ɪ/. It is preceded by З (Z) and followed by Й (J).
See alsoEdit

NounEdit

и (in inan (indeclinable)

  1. The Cyrillic letter И (I), и (i).
  2. (Roman letter) I, i
  3. (English letter) E, e

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *i, from Proto-Indo-European *ei, an early locative singular determiner, formed from the root *h₁e-, *h₁o-. Compare Greek εἰ (eἰ, if), Gothic 𐌴𐌹 (ei, and, so that, be it). Follows from ablative Proto-Indo-European *ed.

ConjunctionEdit

и (i)

  1. and
    Вот я́блоко и гру́ша.
    Vot jábloko i grúša.
    Here’s an apple and a pear.
    Да и да́же уже́ не боли́т
    Da i dáže užé ne bolít
    And it doesn't even hurt anymore.
    Да да́же уже́ и не боли́т
    Da dáže užé i ne bolít
    And it doesn't even hurt anymore.
  2. as well as, both ... and ...
    Росси́и нужны́ и а́рмия, и фло́т.
    Rossíi nužný i ármija, i flót.
    Russia needs an army as well as a navy.
  3. as well
    Я и э́то зна́ю.
    Ja i éto znáju.
    I know that as well.
  4. even
    Бою́сь дана́йцев и дары́ принося́щих
    Bojúsʹ danájcev i darý prinosjáščix
    I fear the Danaans [Greeks], even those bearing gifts.
    Да он и её не нашёлсло́вно нас успе́ли обокра́сть.
    Da on i jejó ne našól — slóvno nas uspéli obokrástʹ.
    And he didn't find even that, as if someone had managed to rob us.
    Ой, да я ж да́же и не пыта́лся!
    Oj, da ja ž dáže i ne pytálsja!
    Oh my! I didn't even try to put any effort! (It can be either sarcasm or not) (даже means "even" too)
SynonymsEdit
  • (and): а (a)
  • (and): да (da)

Etymology 3Edit

Same as 2.

ParticleEdit

и (i)

  1. (preceding a verb) Emphasizes the truth of the following verb. Note that "есть (jestʹ)" is also used, which is usually omitted.
    Он так и де́лает.
    On tak i délajet.
    He does do it that way.
    Она́ и пошла́ туда́.
    Oná i pošlá tudá.
    She did go there.
    Оно́ и есть тако́е.
    Onó i jestʹ takóje.
    It is like that.
    Я и есть тот челове́к.
    Ja i jestʹ tot čelovék.
    I am that person.
DescendantsEdit
  • Komi-Zyrian: и (i)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

и (Latin spelling i)

  1. The 10th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic alphabet, preceded by з and followed by ј.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Slavic *i, from Proto-Indo-European *éy.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

и (Latin spelling i)

  1. and
    Ивица и Марица се волеIvica and Marica love each other.
    и тако даљеand so on
  2. (и..и..) both..and..
    не можеш истовремено и тужити и судити.you can't simultaneously both sue and judge
  3. also, too
    и мени се свиђа ваш одабирI like your choice too
  4. even (usually preceded by ча̏к)
    (чак) и ја сам позван на забаву!even I have been invited to the party
  5. (не са̏мо .. не̏го/ве̏ћ и...) also, too
    он је не само даровит, него и јако марљивhe is not only talented, but also very industrious
  6. so, so that (= те, па)
    уморио сам се и нисам могао више играти кошаркуI grew tired, so I couldn't play basketball anymore


Tundra NenetsEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

и ()

  1. mind

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • A. P. Pyrerka and N. M. Tereshenko, editors (1948) Русско-Ненецкий словарь [Russian-Nenets dictionary], Moscow: Огиз, page 292
  • Irina Nikolaeva (2014) A Grammar of Tundra Nenets, Walter de Gruyter GmbH, →ISBN, page 32

UkrainianEdit

PronunciationEdit

LetterEdit

и (y) (upper case И)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Ukrainian alphabet, written in the Cyrillic script.

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