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See also: shī, shí, shǐ, shì, and shį́

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EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. (rare, furry fandom) Alternative form of sie (gender-neutral pronoun)
    • 1999 november 20, "Chakat Goldfur" (username), Furry Art on Ebay...horrible shameless plug, alt.fan.furry, Usenet:
      The mother was Chakat Goldfur and the sire was Garrek Redfox (foxtaur) so she[sic] has the same red fur but cougar-like markings. Of course shi’s still only a cub yet, but if shi grows up to look anything like the your Jaguar-Vixen, shi’s going to be a heartbreaker!
    • 2001 January 25, "Achowth Keciyl" (username), quoting "A. Seraph" (username), Fur: The one and only Herm Gengimal, in fur.artwork.erotica, Usenet:
      > Unlike most Furry Hermaphrodites I've seen, Clash is fairly
      > androgynous. Shi is remarkable in hir modesty.
      >
      > But shi IS rather naughty, as you can see.
    • 2006, Kenneth Fox, Joined in Mind and Body, Kenneth Fox (→ISBN), page 230:
      Dropping hir forebody down just a little, shi bent over double at the waist. Andrew's eyes blinked open as whiskers met his cheeks just before feline lips. He purred to hir and reached up to caress hir back as shi kissed him ...

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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Albanian *śūh, from Proto-Indo-European *suh₂-s < *sh₂ew- (to rain). Compare Ancient Greek ὕει (húei, it rains), Hittite [script needed] (ishuwāi, (s)he pours out, spills), Tocharian B suwaṃ (it rains).[1]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

shi m (indefinite plural shira, definite singular shiu, definite plural shirat)

  1. rain

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Stefan Schumacher & Joachim Matzinger, Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, 2013), 226.

AromanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin sic. Compare to Daco-Romanian și.

PronunciationEdit

ConjunctionEdit

shi

  1. and
  2. also

Dena'inaEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. I, me (first-person singular)

Related termsEdit


EsperantoEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. H-system spelling of ŝi

HausaEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. he (3rd person singular pronoun)

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

shi

  1. Rōmaji transcription of
  2. Rōmaji transcription of
  3. Rōmaji transcription of しっ

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

shi (Zhuyin ˙ㄕ)

  1. Pinyin transcription of
  2. Pinyin transcription of
  3. Pinyin transcription of 𥫽

shi

  1. Nonstandard spelling of shī.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of shí.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of shǐ.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of shì.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

ScotsEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

shi

  1. (South Scots, personal) she

Usage notesEdit

Used alongside the English she (/ʃiː/).

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