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DzongkhaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *r-mi(j)-n.

Pronunciation 1Edit

NounEdit

མི ('mi)

  1. person, human
  2. people, set of persons
  3. mortal
  4. man
  5. -er (agent noun-forming suffix)

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *m-.

Pronunciation 2Edit

AdverbEdit

མི (mi)

  1. not, non-

TibetanEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *r-mi(j)-n.

PronunciationEdit


NounEdit

མི (mi)

  1. person, human being, man
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Sino-Tibetan *m-. Variant of (ma), used in situations where (ma) is not used, usually with present and future stems of verbs.

AdverbEdit

མི (mi)

  1. (prepositional negative particle) not, un-