mihi

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EtymologyEdit

Maori

NounEdit

mihi ‎(plural mihis)

  1. A greeting, in Maori culture.
    • 1948, Eric Ramsden, Sir Apirana Ngata and Maori Culture (page 86)
      After acknowledging the mihis of the various speakers, and thanking the donors for their gift, the guest of honour spoke as follows in English: []

BasqueEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from *mini, earlier *bini. (See e.g. R.L. Trask, The History of Basque, p. 132.)

NounEdit

mihi

  1. tongue

CruzeñoEdit

NounEdit

mihi

  1. water

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LatinEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mihi

  1. Dative form of ego, indirect object form
    • c. 254 BCE – 184 BCE, Plautus, Captivi
      Eho dic mihi, quis illic igitur est?
      Hey? Tell me, who is he then?
    • 4th century, St Jerome, Vulgate, Tobit 3:19
      et aut ego indigna fui illis aut illi mihi forsitan digni non fuerunt quia forsitan viro alio conservasti me (And either I was unworthy of them, or they perhaps were not worthy of me: because perhaps thou hast kept me for another man,)
    Marcus mihi librum dedit.
    Marcus gave the book to me.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: mi
  • Galician: me
  • Italian: mi
  • Portuguese: me
  • Romanian: mie
  • Spanish: me

MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

mihi

  1. A welcome
  2. A speech made to welcome somebody

VerbEdit

mihi

  1. To welcome.
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