FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin medium.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

mi-

  1. half, mid-
    à mi-cheminhalfway
    à mi-voixin a low voice (literally, “in a half-voice"”)
    mi-amerbittersweet

Derived termsEdit

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AnagramsEdit

Further readingEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

mi-

  1. Rōmaji transcription of

KamberaEdit

PronounEdit

mi-

  1. second person plural nominative proclitic

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LakotaEdit

PrefixEdit

mi-

  1. my; first person singular possessive marker, used with some kinship terms and some words for body parts

SynonymsEdit


MaquiritariEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

mi-

  1. Allomorph of m- (second-person prefix) used for stems that begin with a consonant.

InflectionEdit


PhuthiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *gɪ́-mɪ̀-.

PrefixEdit

mi-

  1. Class 4 noun prefix.

SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *mɪ̀-.

PrefixEdit

mi- (singular m-)

  1. The prefix for noun class 4 denoting plurals of noun class 3.

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TernateEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate with Tehit m- (first-person plural exclusive prefix).

PronounEdit

mi- (Jawi مي-‎)

  1. first-person plural exclusive clitic, we
  2. first-person plural exclusive possessive pronoun, our
    Synonym: mia-
  3. (feminine) third-person singular possessive pronoun, her

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Frederik Sigismund Alexander de Clercq (1890) Bijdragen tot de kennis der Residentie Ternate, E.J. Brill
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Tocharian BEdit

VerbEdit

mi-

  1. to hurt, harm (grievously)

TsongaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *gɪ́-mɪ̀-.

PrefixEdit

mi-

  1. Class 4 noun prefix.

VendaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *gɪ́-mɪ̀-.

PrefixEdit

mi-

  1. Class 4 noun prefix.

West MakianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate with Ternate mi- (our).

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mi-

  1. first-person plural exclusive possessive prefix, our

Etymology 2Edit

PronounEdit

mi-

  1. (animate) alternative form of ma- (his, hers, that being's) when preceded by a root-initial i

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics

ZuluEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Bantu *mɪ̀-.

PrefixEdit

mi-

  1. Class 4 simple noun prefix.