See also: Mei, méi, mèi, Méi, and měi

AiwooEdit

VerbEdit

mei

  1. to sleep

ReferencesEdit


ChuukeseEdit

VerbEdit

mei

  1. (transitive, copulative) Alternative form of mi (to be)

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mei m (uncountable)

  1. May

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: Mei
  • Malay: Mei
    • Indonesian: Mei
  • Papiamentu: mei

See alsoEdit

AnagramsEdit


FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin milium. Compare Italian miglio, Venetian méjo, Romanian mei, Dalmatian mail, Catalan mill, Spanish mijo.

NounEdit

mei m (plural mei)

  1. millet

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

mei

  1. Rōmaji transcription of めい

LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

meī

  1. genitive singular of ego: "of me".

PronounEdit

meī

  1. nominative masculine plural of meus: "my (plural masculine noun or noun phrase)"
  2. genitive masculine singular of meus: "of my (singular masculine noun or noun phrase)"
  3. genitive neuter singular of meus: "of my (singular neuter noun or noun phrase)"
  4. vocative masculine plural of meus: "my (plural masculine noun or noun phrase)"

LigurianEdit

NounEdit

mei ? (please provide plural)

  1. apple

LimburgishEdit

NounEdit

mei

  1. May (month)

See alsoEdit


MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

mei

  1. Nonstandard spelling of méi.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of měi.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of mèi.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

MeyahEdit

NounEdit

mei

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • G. P. Reesink, Languages of the Eastern Bird's Head (2002), page 5: 'water': Meyah mei

North FrisianEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Latin māius.

NounEdit

mei m

  1. (Föhr-Amrum) May

See alsoEdit


Old FrenchEdit

PronounEdit

mei

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative form of moi

PapiamentuEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Portuguese meio and Kabuverdianu meiu.

AdjectiveEdit

mei

  1. half
  2. middle

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch mei.

NounEdit

mei

  1. May

See alsoEdit

Months of the year: yanüari (January), febrüari (February), mart (March), aprel (April), mei (May), yüni (June), yüli (July), ougùstùs (August), sèptèmber (September), oktober (October), novèmber (November), desèmber (December).



Pennsylvania GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare German mein, Dutch mijn, English my.

AdjectiveEdit

mei

  1. (possessive) my

InflectionEdit

masculine feminine neuter plural
nominative
and
accusative
mei mei mei mei
dative meim meinre meim meine

RomanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin meī, masculine plural of meus.

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

mei

  1. masculine plural of meu

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin milium, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *melh₂- (to grind, crush).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mei n (plural meiuri)

  1. millet
DeclensionEdit
SynonymsEdit

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mei (personal, emphatic)

  1. (South Scots) me

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TonganEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mei

  1. breadfruit

PrepositionEdit

mei

  1. from

West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Frisian mith, mit, mei, mithi, mithe, methe (with), from Proto-Germanic *midi (with), from Proto-Indo-European *medʰi-, *meta (with).

PronunciationEdit

PrepositionEdit

mei

  1. with
    kontakt mei oare talencontact with other languages

Further readingEdit

  • mei”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011