See also: মৈ

AssameseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Early Assamese মঞি (moñi), মই (moi), Kamarupi Prakrit 𑖦𑖂 (mai, by me), 𑖦𑖺𑖊 (moe) Magadhi Prakrit 𑀫𑀇 (maï, by me), 𑀫𑀏 (mae), from Sanskrit মযা (máyā, by me), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *máyaH, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *máyaH, the instrumental singular of *aȷ́ʰám (I), from Proto-Indo-European *éǵHom. Compare Oriya ମୁଁ (mum̐), Kamta মুই (mui), মইঁ (moĩ), Sylheti ꠝꠥꠁ (mui), Punjabi ਮੈਂ (maĩ), Nepali (ma), Bengali মুই (mui), Rohingya mui, Marathi मी (), Hindustani मैं (ma͠i) / میں(ma͠i) all deriving from oblique forms of the first-person personal pronoun.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɒi/
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PronounEdit

মই (moi)

  1. I (the first person personal singular pronoun)
    মই মানুহ
    moi manuh.
    I am a human.

See alsoEdit



BengaliEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Sanskrit मदि (madi).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

মই (môi)

  1. ladder
  2. harrow

Etymology 2Edit

From Sanskrit मया (mayā).

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

মই (môi)

  1. Alternative form of মুই (mui, I)

Etymology 3Edit

From Sanskrit मातुःष्वसृ (mātuḥṣvasṛ). Doublet of মাসি (maśi) and মাতৃষ্বসা (matriśśa).

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

মই (môi) (Vaṅga)

  1. maternal aunt
    Synonyms: খালা (khala), মাসি (maśi)

ReferencesEdit


Early AssameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit मया (máyā), from Proto-Indo-Aryan *máyaH from Proto-Indo-Iranian *máyaH, the instrumental singular of *aȷ́ʰám (I), from Proto-Indo-European *éǵHom.

PronounEdit

মই (moi)

  1. I

DescendantsEdit

  • Assamese: মই (moi)

HajongEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Assamese মই (moi)

PronounEdit

মই (môi)

  1. I (singular)