See also: díj and dij-

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /dɛi̯/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: dij
  • Rhymes: -ɛi̯

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch die, from Old Dutch *thio, from Proto-West Germanic *þeuh, from Proto-Germanic *þeuhą. Compare West Frisian tsjea, English thigh, Icelandic þjó.

NounEdit

dij f (plural dijen, diminutive dijtje n)

  1. thigh
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: dy

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch do, from Old Dutch thī, from Proto-Germanic *þiz.

PronounEdit

dij

  1. (archaic, personal pronoun) Second-person singular, objective: thee.
Related termsEdit

Dutch Low SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Proto-Germanic *sa. See Dutch die.

PronounEdit

dij

  1. (relative) who, which, that

Pite SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognates include Northern Sami dii and Skolt Sami tij.

PronounEdit

dij

  1. ye, you (plural)

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Joshua Wilbur (2014) A grammar of Pite Saami, Berlin: Language Science Press