See also: می

ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

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PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

مَيّ (mayyf

  1. a female given name

Baharna ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

مي (me)

  1. water

Libyan ArabicEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

مي (mem

  1. water

MalayEdit

Proper nounEdit

مي

  1. Jawi spelling of Mei

NounEdit

مي (informal 1st possessive ميکو‎, 2nd possessive ميمو‎, 3rd possessive ميڽ‎)

  1. Jawi spelling of mi

South Levantine ArabicEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From the diminutive of Arabic مَاء(māʾ).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mˤaj/, [mˤɑj], [maj]
  • (file)

NounEdit

مي (ṃayyf (construct state مية(ṃayyet), plural ميات(ṃayyāt))

  1. water
    كاسة مي‎ ― kāset mayya glass of water