EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English mix, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *miskijaną (to mix, combine). Compare German mixen, mischen. Also related to French mélanger.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmiksi]
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  • Rhymes: -iksi
  • Hyphenation: mik‧si

VerbEdit

miksi (present miksas, past miksis, future miksos, conditional miksus, volitive miksu)

  1. to mix
  2. to shuffle (cards)

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmiksi/, [ˈmiks̠i]
  • Rhymes: -iksi
  • Syllabification(key): mik‧si

AdverbEdit

miksi

  1. why (for what cause, reason, or purpose)
    miksiköhän (possibly sarcastic)I wonder why
    Miksi taivas on sininen?Why is the sky blue?
    Miksi teit sen?Why did you do that?
    En tiedä, miksi hän teki sen.I don’t know why he did that.
    Kerro, miksi kuulla on vaiheet.Tell me why the moon changes phase.
    Miksi käyttää rahaa johonkin, jonka saa jo ilmaiseksi?Why spend money on something you already get for free?
    Miksi et kertoisi hänelle, miltä sinusta tuntuu?Why not tell him how you feel?
    Miksi hän? Miksi ei joku pidempi?Why him? Why not someone taller?

PronounEdit

miksi

  1. Translative singular form of mikä.
  2. Translative plural form of mikä.

IndonesianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch mictie, from Latin micturio (to urinate).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɪk̚si]
  • Hyphenation: mik‧si

NounEdit

miksi (first-person possessive miksiku, second-person possessive miksimu, third-person possessive miksinya)

  1. (medicine) micturition
    Synonyms: berkemih, kencing

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MalteseEdit

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ParticipleEdit

miksi (feminine miksija, plural miksija or miksijin)

  1. past participle of kesa