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See also: Medi, medí, mēḑi, and medį

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin medium.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

medi m (plural medis)

  1. medium (substance through which another passes)
  2. environment
  3. medium (person who communicates with ghosts)

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ItalianEdit

LithuanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mẽdi

  1. vocative singular form of medis.

MakondeEdit

NounEdit

medi

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Edward Steere, Collections for a handbook of the Makonde language (1876)
  • African Languages: Langues Africaines, volume 5 (1979), page 144

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

medi

  1. first-person singular preterite of medir

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Celtic *meto- (compare Cornish mysi, Breton medi), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂met- (to mow, reap) (compare English meadow, Latin metō, Ancient Greek ἄμητος (ámētos, harvest)).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

medi (first-person singular present medaf)

  1. to reap
    • c. 1800, attributed to Wil Hopcyn, "Bugeilio’r gwenith gwyn":
      Myfi’n bugeilio’r gwenith gwyn
      Ac arall yn ei fedi.
      I’m watching the white wheat
      And someone else is reaping it.

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MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
medi fedi unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.