See also: Ali, áli, alî, Alì, ali-, and -ali

Afar edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /aˈli/, [ʔʌˈlɪ]
  • Hyphenation: a‧li

Noun edit

alí f 

  1. reptile

References edit

  • Mohamed Hassan Kamil (2015) L’afar: description grammaticale d’une langue couchitique (Djibouti, Erythrée et Ethiopie)[1], Paris: Université Sorbonne Paris Cité (doctoral thesis)

Azerbaijani edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Arabicعَالٍ(ʕālin).

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): [ɑːˈli]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: a‧li

Adjective edit

ali (comparative daha ali, superlative ən ali)

  1. supreme, higher, high (dominant)
    ali məhkəməsupreme court
    ali təhsil müəssisəsiseat of higher learning
    ali baş komandancommander in chif (literally, “supreme main commander”)

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • ali” in Obastan.com.

Elfdalian edit

Etymology edit

From Old Norse hali, from Proto-Germanic *halô.

Noun edit

ali m (oblique ålå)

  1. (anatomy) tail

Derived terms edit

Faroese edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ali n (genitive singular alis, uncountable)

  1. quality, property, characteristic, nature (of someone or something)

Declension edit

n24s Singular
Indefinite Definite
Nominative ali alið
Accusative ali alið
Dative ali al(i)num
Genitive alis alisins

Derived terms edit

Verb edit

ali

  1. indicative first-person singular present of ala
  2. optative of ala

Finnish edit

Etymology edit

ala- +‎ -i

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑli/, [ˈɑ̝li]
  • Rhymes: -ɑli
  • Syllabification(key): a‧li

Postposition edit

ali (+ genitive)

  1. beneath, underneath (through the space that is underneath something)
    Synonym: alitse
    Antonyms: yli, ylitse
    Pallo pyöri tuolin ali ja ovesta ulos.
    The ball rolled underneath the chair and out of the door.

Usage notes edit

ali cannot take a possessive suffix; alitse is used instead if possessive forms are desired.

Inflection edit

Related terms edit

See the inflection table.

Further reading edit

Gorontalo edit

Noun edit

ali

  1. a hole sunk into the ground as a source of water or other fluids; well.

Gun edit

 
Alì

Etymology edit

Cognates include Fon alì

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

alì (plural alì lɛ́ or alì lẹ́)

  1. road

Derived terms edit

Icelandic edit

Noun edit

ali

  1. indefinite accusative plural of alur

Indonesian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Malay ali, from Arabicعَلِيّ(ʕaliyy).

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

ali

  1. to show oneself.

Noun edit

ali (first-person possessive aliku, second-person possessive alimu, third-person possessive alinya)

  1. greeting

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

Italian edit

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.li/
  • Rhymes: -ali
  • Hyphenation: à‧li

Noun edit

ali f

  1. plural of ala

Verb edit

ali

  1. inflection of alare:
    1. second-person singular present indicative
    2. first/second/third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative

Anagrams edit

Kapampangan edit

Interjection edit

ali

  1. no; stop; not

Antonyms edit

Laboya edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *huaji-q, from *huaji, from Proto-Austronesian *Suaji.

Noun edit

ali

  1. younger sibling

References edit

  • Rina, A. Dj.; Kabba, John Lado B. (2011), “ali”, in Kamus Bahasa Lamboya, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat [Dictionary of Lamboya Language, West Sumba Regency], Waikabubak: Dinas Kebudayaan dan Pariwisata, Kabupaten Sumba Bakat, page 6
  • Blust, Robert; Trussel, Stephen (2010–), “*Suaji”, in The Austronesian Comparative Dictionary

Latin edit

Verb edit

alī

  1. present passive infinitive of alō

Lavukaleve edit

Noun edit

ali m

  1. man

Laz edit

Noun edit

ali (Atina, Vizha, Artasheni, Vitse–Arkabi)

  1. Latin spelling of ალი (ali)

Limos Kalinga edit

Noun edit

ali

  1. king

Macanese edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From Portuguese ali.

Adverb edit

ali

  1. there (away from the speaker)
    Antonym: aqui
    ali-rivaup there
    ali-vándaover there
    qui aqui, qui alieither here or there

References edit

Middle English edit

Adjective edit

ali

  1. Alternative form of holy (sacred)

Norwegian Nynorsk edit

Noun edit

ali

  1. (non-standard since 2012) definite plural of al

Participle edit

ali

  1. (non-standard since 2012) past participle of ala

Nupe edit

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ali

  1. character; disposition; behaviour

O'odham edit

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

ali (plural a'al)

  1. child, baby

Old Norse edit

Noun edit

ali

  1. indefinite accusative plural of alr

Verb edit

ali

  1. third-person active present subjunctive of ala

Old Polish edit

Etymology edit

Univerbation of a +‎ li. First attested in 1401.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (10th–15th CE) /alʲi/
  • IPA(key): (15th CE) /alʲi/

Conjunction edit

ali

  1. but
    Synonym: ale
  2. until

Particle edit

ali

  1. until, as long as, up to

Descendants edit

  • Polish: ali

References edit

Polish edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Old Polish ali. By surface analysis, univerbation of a +‎ li.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈa.li/
  • Rhymes: -ali
  • Syllabification: a‧li

Conjunction edit

ali

  1. (obsolete) but
    Synonym: ale
  2. (Middle Polish) so, hence
    Synonym: więc
  3. (Middle Polish) let alone
    Synonyms: a już, a zaraz
  4. (Middle Polish) or
    Synonym: albo

Particle edit

ali

  1. (obsolete) Used for presenting something; here
    Synonym: oto

References edit

  • ali”, in Słownik Polszczyzny XVI Wieku [A Dictionary of 16th Century Polish], 2010-2023
  • Włodzimierz Gruszczyński (08.06.2022), “ALI”, in Elektroniczny Słownik Języka Polskiego XVII i XVIII Wieku [Electronic Dictionary of the Polish Language of the XVII and XVIII Century]

Further reading edit

Portuguese edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Old Galician-Portuguese ali, aly, from Latin ad illīc (literally to there).

Pronunciation edit

  • Rhymes: -i
  • Hyphenation: a‧li
  • (file)
  • (file)

Adverb edit

ali (not comparable)

  1. there (far from both the speaker and the audience)
    Synonym:

Usage notes edit

Usually ali implies a nearer position than .

Quotations edit

For quotations using this term, see Citations:ali.

See also edit

Portuguese demonstratives (edit)
Pronouns Adverbs
Singular Plural Neuter
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Proximal X este esta estes estas isto aqui,
de + X deste desta destes destas disto daqui
em + X neste nesta nestes nestas nisto
Medial X esse essa esses essas isso
de + X desse dessa desses dessas disso daí
em + X nesse nessa nesses nessas nisso
Distal X aquele aquela aqueles aquelas aquilo ali, , acolá
de + X daquele daquela daqueles daquelas daquilo dali
em + X naquele naquela naqueles naquelas naquilo
a + X àquele àquela àqueles àquelas àquilo
Anaphoric X o a os as
de + X do da dos das
em + X no na nos nas
a + X ao à aos às

Rukai edit

Noun edit

ali

  1. used by women to refer to one's female friend

Serbo-Croatian edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Proto-Slavic *ali, *ale.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /âli/
  • Hyphenation: a‧li

Conjunction edit

ȁli (Cyrillic spelling а̏ли)

  1. but
  2. however
  3. (Croatia) or, if

Synonyms edit

Sicilian edit

Noun edit

ali

  1. plural of ala

Slovene edit

Etymology 1 edit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation edit

The second pronunciation is used in the second sense.

Conjunction edit

ȁli or ȃli

  1. or
  2. (ali ... ali) either ... or

Etymology 2 edit

Pronunciation edit

Particle edit

ali

  1. Introduces a yes-no question.

Further reading edit

  • ali”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

Tagalog edit

Pronunciation edit

  • Hyphenation: a‧li
  • IPA(key): /ˈʔali/, [ˈʔa.lɪ]

Noun edit

ali (Baybayin spelling ᜀᜎᜒ)

  1. Alternative form of ale