AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *kī̆-, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)keh₂y-, *(s)keyh₂- (to beat, cuff, poke). Cognate to Latin caiō (to cut, hew).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

kij (first-person singular past tense kiva, participle ki(m))

  1. to cut, hew, weed

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Lower SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kyjь.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kij m

  1. stick (piece of wood)

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kij² in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • kij in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

MarshalleseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Oceanic *kutu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kutu, from Proto-Austronesian *kuCu.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kij

  1. louse; flea
  2. bug
  3. bacteria, germ
  4. parasite

ReferencesEdit


PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kyjь, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *kuʔios. See also kuć (to forge) and kuźnia (smithy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kij m inan (diminutive kijek)

  1. stick
    kij hokejowyhockey stick
    kije narciarskieski sticks
  2. cue
    kij bilardowypool cue
  3. baseball bat
  4. club
    kij golfowygolf club
  5. (mostly in plural, colloquial) beating

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See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • kij in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • kij in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Upper SorbianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *kyjь.

NounEdit

kij m

  1. stick

DeclensionEdit


West FrisianEdit

NounEdit

kij

  1. plural of ko