See also: IBI, Ibi, ībi, and ɩbɩ

Alabama edit

Etymology edit

Cognate with Choctaw abi (to kill), Chickasaw abi (to kill)

Verb edit

ibi

  1. to kill

Balinese edit

Romanization edit

ibi

  1. Romanization of ᬳᬶᬩᬶ

Basque edit

Etymology edit

10th century; from Proto-Basque *ib- (compare ibar (valley)).

Pronunciation edit

  • (file)

Noun edit

ibi

  1. ford

Interlingua edit

Etymology edit

From Italian vi, Spanish ahí, Portuguese , and French y, ultimately from Latin ibi.

Adverb edit

ibi

  1. there

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Latin edit

Etymology 1 edit

From Proto-Italic *iðei or Proto-Italic *ifei with iambic shortening, from the pronominal stem Proto-Indo-European *éy, whence also is. In the first case cognate to Sanskrit इह (iha, here), Proto-Indo-Aryan *Hidʰá (here), Avestan𐬌𐬛𐬁(idā, here, in the same way), in the latter recalls the ins.pl. suffix *-bʰi. The same suffix is present in ubi ~ ubī.

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Adverb edit

ibi or ibī (not comparable)

  1. in that place, there
    Synonym: illīc
    Ubī est id? — Ibī est id.
    Where is it? — There it is.
  2. (of time) then, thereupon
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  • Italo-Romance:
    • Italian: ivi, vi quivi
  • Sardinian:
  • Gallo-Italic:
    • Piedmontese: i
  • Northern Gallo-Romance:
    • Old French: iv (Oaths of Strasbourg)
  • Southern Gallo-Romance:
    • Catalan: hi
    • Occitan: i
    • Aragonese: i, bi, ibi
      • Ribagorçan: ie (enclitic)
  • Ibero-Romance:
    • Asturian: ehí
    • Navarro-Aragonese: ive, ye
    • Old Galician-Portuguese: i, y
      • Galician:
      • Portuguese:
    • Old Spanish: y
  • Borrowings:

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Etymology 2 edit

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Noun edit

ībī

  1. dative/ablative singular of ībis

References edit

  • ibi”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ibi”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ibi in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • De Vaan, Michiel (2008), “ibī”, in Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages (Leiden Indo-European Etymological Dictionary Series; 7), Leiden, Boston: Brill, →ISBN, page 295
  • Meyer-Lübke, Wilhelm (1911), “ibi”, in Romanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch (in German), page 312

Phuthi edit

Noun edit

íbí class 9 (plural tíbí class 10)

  1. sin

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Sardinian edit

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Etymology edit

From Latin ibi. Found in various Nuorese-speaking towns, along with the variant ibe.

Adverb edit

ibi

  1. there

References edit

  • Wagner, Max Leopold (1960–1964), “íƀi”, in Dizionario etimologico sardo, Heidelberg

Timucua edit

Noun edit

ibi

  1. water

References edit

  • Julian Granberry, A Grammar and Dictionary of the Timucua Language (1993, →ISBN

Tiruray edit

Noun edit

ibi

  1. iguana

Yoruba edit

Etymology 1 edit

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ìbì

  1. pushing, rolling, swaying of something
    Ìbì omi òkunThe rolling of the waves of the ocean
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Etymology 2 edit

ì- (nominalizing prefix) +‎ bi (to question, enquire)

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ìbi

  1. questioning, question, enquiring
    Synonym: ìbéèrè
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Etymology 3 edit

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ìbi or ìbí

  1. ancestry
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Etymology 4 edit

From ì- (nominalizing prefix) +‎ (to give birth to)

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ìbí

  1. birth
  2. ancestry
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Etymology 5 edit

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ibí

  1. this place or location, here
    Ibí l'a gbé sin babaHere is where we buried the father

Etymology 6 edit

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Noun edit

ibi

  1. place, locus, location
    Synonyms: ibẹ̀, ibè
    Ibi òmíràn-án jẹ́ ilẹ̀ rere; ibi òmíràn-án jẹ́ ilẹ̀ aṣálẹ̀Some places have good soil, other places are barren land
  2. position, point, degree
  3. somewhere
  4. reason, on account of, perspective of
    Ibi ajá ni a ti ń mọ òkúrorò àpọ́nIt is from the perspective of the dog that we know of the mean bachelor (proverb on perspective)
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ibi

  1. placenta
    Synonym: ibi-ọmọ
    Ijọ́ a bá ríbi ni ibi í wọlẹ̀The day we see the placenta is the day we bury it in the ground

Etymology 8 edit

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Noun edit

ibi

  1. evil, wickedness
    Synonyms: búburú, ìwà burúkú, bìlísì
    Wọ́n fi ibi san án fún olóoreThey repaid their benefactor with evil
  2. misfortune, tragedy
    Ibi bá wọ́nThey encountered great misfortune
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