Estonian edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Finnic *meiden, the genitive of Proto-Finnic *mek, which has become the nominative.

Pronoun edit

meie (short form me)

  1. we

Declension edit

Declension of meie
1st person singular plural
long short long short
nominative mina ma meie me
genitive minu mu meie me
partitive mind meid
illative minusse musse meisse
inessive minus mus meis
elative minust must meist
allative minule mulle meile
adessive minul mul meil
ablative minult mult meilt
translative minuks meieks meiks
terminative minuni meieni
essive minuna meiena
abessive minuta meieta
comitative minuga muga meiega

See also edit

Hunsrik edit

Verb edit


  1. Alternative form of meue

Latin edit

Verb edit


  1. second-person singular present active imperative of mēiō

Portuguese edit

Verb edit


  1. inflection of mear:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative

West Frisian edit

Etymology edit

From Old Frisian muga, from Proto-West Germanic *magan, from Proto-Germanic *maganą, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *(me)mógʰe.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit


  1. may, can, to be allowed to
  2. to like, to find nice

Inflection edit

Strong class 1
infinitive meie
3rd singular past mocht
past participle mocht
infinitive meie
long infinitive meien
gerund meien n
auxiliary hawwe
indicative present tense past tense
1st singular mei mocht
2nd singular meist mochtst
3rd singular meit mocht
plural meie mochten
imperative mei
participles meiend mocht

Further reading edit

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