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EtymologyEdit

From earlier li, from Latin illī (nominative plural of ille).[1]

PronunciationEdit

ArticleEdit

Italian Definite Articles
singular plural
masculine il
lo
i
gli
feminine  la le

gli m pl (singular lo)

  1. (form of i used before a vowel, impure s, gn, pn, ps, x, and z, and also with the plural noun dei) the

PronounEdit

gli

  1. (dative) him, to him; it; to it; them, to them

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Patota, Giuseppe (2002) Lineamenti di grammatica storica dell'italiano (in Italian), Bologna: il Mulino, ISBN 88-15-08638-2, page 126

LojbanEdit

PronunciationEdit

RafsiEdit

gli (or alternate rafsi gic )

  1. rafsi of glico (English).

Norwegian NynorskEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Low German

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

gli (imperative gli, present tense glir, simple past glei, past participle glidd or glitt or glide)

  1. to slip (to lose one's traction on a slippery surface)
    Han glei på isen.
    He slipped on the ice.
  2. to glide (to move effortlessly)
    Skia glir godt.
    The skis glide well.

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