AvarEdit

NounEdit

чи (či)

  1. man

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DunganEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate of Mandarin Chinese ()

NounEdit

чи (či)

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Etymology 2Edit

Cognate of Mandarin Chinese ()

NounEdit

чи (či)

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KalmykEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Mongolic *ci.

PronounEdit

чи (či)

  1. you (subject pronoun: the person being addressed) (singular)

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MongolianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Classical Mongolian ᠴᠢ (či), from Middle Mongolian ᠴᠢ (či), from Proto-Mongolic *ci. Cognate with Dongxiang chi.

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /t͡ʃʰi/

PronounEdit

чи (či) (Mongolian spelling ᠴᠢ (či))

  1. (informal) you (subject pronoun: the person being addressed)

DeclensionEdit

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UkrainianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *či, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷī, initially instrumental singular of pronoun *kʷo-/*kʷe-; compare Latin qui, Avestan čī, Old Saxon hwi.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [t͡ʃɪ]
  • (file)

ParticleEdit

чи (čy)

  1. interrogative particle: introduces a question
  2. if, whether

ConjunctionEdit

чи (čy)

  1. or

SynonymsEdit

Further readingEdit

  • чи in Bilodid, I. K., editor (1970–1980) Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy, Kiev: Naukova Dumka