AromanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Slavic ne-. Compare Romanian ne-.

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. un-; de- (used to negate)

Derived termsEdit


Classical NahuatlEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • n- (before vowels)

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. Subject prefix for verbs; indicates that the subject is first person singular: I.

KambaEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. I (used for conjugating verbs to the subjective or nominative case of the personal pronoun)

NavajoEdit

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. your, you

See alsoEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

Same as the word nid, from Old Norse níð.

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. uninterrupted, intensely
  2. very, a lot

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit


OjibweEdit

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. Alternative form of nind-

PreverbEdit

ni-

  1. Alternative spelling of ani-

PipilEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. (personal) I, first-person singular subject marker.
    Niaw nimumachtia Nawat
    I'm going to learn Nawat

See alsoEdit

  • naja (personal pronoun)
  • nech- (object marker)

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PrefixEdit

ni- (Cyrillic spelling ни-)

  1. Prefix prepended to pronouns to denote a negative meaning, synonymous with ne- (no, not).
    igdje ili nigdje.anywhere or nowhere
    itko ili nitko.anyone or no one
    ikad ili nikad.anytime or never
  2. Prefix prepended to copula verb biti in present tense to denote a negative meaning, synonymous with ne- (not).
    Bio sam tu ali nisam bio tamo.I was here but I was not there.

Derived termsEdit


SwahiliEdit

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. Marks a verb's subject as 1st person singular
    ninakupenda
    I like you

SwaziEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Nguni *ni-, from Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀-, via an intermediate form *mɪ̀-.

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. you, you all; second-person plural subject concord.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Nguni *ní-, from Proto-Bantu *mʊ́-, via an intermediate form *mɪ́-.

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. you, you all; second-person plural object concord.

TernateEdit

PronounEdit

ni-

  1. you, ye (proclitic)

ReferencesEdit

  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001). A Descriptive Study of the Language of Ternate, the Northern Moluccas, Indonesia. University of Pittsburgh.

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. Nasal mutation of di-.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
di- ddi- ni- unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

XhosaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Nguni *ni-, from Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀-, via an intermediate form *mɪ̀-.

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. you, you all; second-person plural subject concord.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Nguni *ní-, from Proto-Bantu *mʊ́-, via an intermediate form *mɪ́-.

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. you, you all; second-person plural object concord.

ZuluEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Nguni *ni-, from Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀-, via an intermediate form *mɪ̀-.

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. you, you all; second-person plural subject concord.

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Nguni *ní-, from Proto-Bantu *mʊ́-, via an intermediate form *mɪ́-.

PrefixEdit

ni-

  1. you, you all; second-person plural object concord.

ReferencesEdit