See also: Uni, úni, uní, unì, unî, ũni, and uni-

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Clipping of university.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

uni (plural unis)

  1. (colloquial, chiefly Britain, Australia, New Zealand, Canada) University.
    I'm going to uni after I leave school.
    Turn left when you reach the uni.

Usage notesEdit

Canadian usage is limited to prepositional phrases like to uni or at uni and cannot be used as a countable noun (as in *the uni or *unis).

TranslationsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Japanese 雲丹.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

uni (uncountable)

  1. Sea urchin eaten as sushi.
    • 2013 July 16, Ken Belson, “In Japan, Searching for Prized Sea Urchins”, in The New York Times[1]:
      The ikura popped in my mouth, the hotate was buttery soft and the uni was creamy and sweet without a seafood aftertaste, the kind of freshness I was hoping we would encounter when we left Tokyo.

AnagramsEdit


AnauyáEdit

NounEdit

uni

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Čestmír Loukotka, ‎Johannes Wilbert (editor), Classification of South American Indian Languages (1968, Los Angeles: Latin American Studies Center, University of California), page(s) ?
  • native-languages.org

BaniwaEdit

NounEdit

uni

  1. water
  2. river

ReferencesEdit

  • Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, Robert M. W. Dixon, Areal Diffusion and Genetic Inheritance (2006, →ISBN

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

AdjectiveEdit

uni (not comparable)

  1. plain, monocoloured

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *uni, from Proto-Finno-Permic *une, cognate to Finnish uni, Votic uni, Ludian uńi, and Erzya он (on, dream).

NounEdit

uni (genitive une, partitive und)

  1. sleep
    Mul ei tule und.I can't sleep. (literally, “Sleep is not coming on me.”)
  2. dream
    Ma nägin unes suurt põtra.I saw a big elk in my dream.

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


FinnishEdit

 
Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *uni, from Proto-Finno-Permic *une.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈuni/, [ˈuni]
  • Rhymes: -uni
  • Syllabification: u‧ni

NounEdit

uni

  1. dream (imaginary events seen in the mind while sleeping; neutral term, not implied positive)
    Synonym: unennäkö
  2. sleep (state of reduced consciousness)
    Synonym: unitila

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of uni (Kotus type 24/uni, no gradation)
nominative uni unet
genitive unen unien
unten
partitive unta unia
illative uneen uniin
singular plural
nominative uni unet
accusative nom. uni unet
gen. unen
genitive unen unien
unten
partitive unta unia
inessive unessa unissa
elative unesta unista
illative uneen uniin
adessive unella unilla
ablative unelta unilta
allative unelle unille
essive unena unina
translative uneksi uniksi
instructive unin
abessive unetta unitta
comitative unineen
Possessive forms of uni (type uni)
possessor singular plural
1st person uneni unemme
2nd person unesi unenne
3rd person unensa

Derived termsEdit

  • nähdä unta (to have a dream)
  • olla unten mailla (to be in the Land of Nod, in sleepland)
  • can get to sleep (literally to be able to catch sleep)
    En saanut unen päästä kiinni.
    I could not get sleep.
  • syvässä unessa (sound asleep)
  • unien selittäminen, unista ennustaminen (oneiromancy)
  • CompoundsEdit

    See alsoEdit

    AnagramsEdit


    FrenchEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    Etymology 1Edit

    VerbEdit

    uni m (feminine singular unie, masculine plural unis, feminine plural unies)

    1. past participle of unir

    AdjectiveEdit

    uni (feminine singular unie, masculine plural unis, feminine plural unies)

    1. united

    Derived termsEdit

    Etymology 2Edit

    Clipping of université. Compare standard French univ.

    NounEdit

    uni f (plural unis)

    1. (Switzerland, informal) university
      Synonyms: univ, fac

    AnagramsEdit

    Further readingEdit


    IlocanoEdit

    NounEdit

    uni

    1. sound; noise; voice

    IndonesianEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Dutch unie, from French union, from Latin ūniō f.

    PronunciationEdit

    • IPA(key): [ˈʊni]
    • Hyphenation: uni

    NounEdit

    uni

    1. union,
      1. the act of uniting or joining two or more things into one.
      2. that which is united; something formed by a combination of parts or members.
        Uni EropaEuropean Union
        Uni SovietSoviet Union
        Synonyms: perserikatan, persatuan, ikatan

    Further readingEdit


    IngrianEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Proto-Finnic *uni, from Proto-Finno-Permic *une. Cognates with Finnish uni and Estonian uni.

    NounEdit

    uni (genitive unen, partitive unt)

    1. dream
    2. sleep

    ItalianEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    • IPA(key): /ˈuni/
    • Hyphenation: ù‧ni
    • Rhymes: -uni

    Etymology 1Edit

    See the etymology of the main entry.

    AdjectiveEdit

    uni

    1. masculine plural of uno

    PronounEdit

    uni m pl

    1. plural of uno

    Etymology 2Edit

    Clipping of università.

    NounEdit

    uni f (invariable)

    1. (Switzerland, informal) university

    Further readingEdit

    • uni in Collins Italian-English Dictionary
    • uni in Dizionario di Italiano online - La Repubblica
    • uni in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)
    • uni in Grandi Dizionari
    • uni in garzantilinguistica.it – Garzanti Linguistica, De Agostini Scuola Spa
    • uni in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti
    • uni in sapere.it – De Agostini Editore
    • uni in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

    JapaneseEdit

    RomanizationEdit

    uni

    1. Rōmaji transcription of うに
    2. Rōmaji transcription of ウニ

    KarelianEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From Proto-Finnic *uni, from Proto-Finno-Permic *une. Cognates with Finnish uni and Estonian uni.

    NounEdit

    uni (genitive unen, partitive undu)

    1. dream
    2. sleep

    LadinEdit

    AdjectiveEdit

    uni (invariable)

    1. every

    LatinEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    See the etymology of the main entry.

    PronunciationEdit

    NumeralEdit

    ūnī

    1. nominative masculine plural of ūnus
    2. dative masculine/feminine/neuter singular of ūnus

    OmaguaEdit

    NounEdit

    uni

    1. water

    ReferencesEdit

    • Robert Gordon Latham, Elements of Comparative Philology

    PiapocoEdit

    NounEdit

    uni

    1. water
    2. river

    ReferencesEdit

    • Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, Robert M. W. Dixon, Areal Diffusion and Genetic Inheritance (2006, →ISBN
    • Lińguas arawak da Amazônia setentrional (2001), page 570 (úuni)

    PortugueseEdit

    VerbEdit

    uni

    1. first-person singular (eu) preterite indicative of unir
    2. second-person plural (vós, sometimes used with vocês) affirmative imperative of unir

    RomanianEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    From un, or from Latin ūnīre, present active infinitive of ūniō.

    VerbEdit

    a uni (third-person singular present unește, past participle unit4th conj.

    1. to unite, merge, join
      Antonym: dezuni

    ConjugationEdit

    Derived termsEdit

    Related termsEdit


    SpanishEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    uni f (plural unis)

    1. Clipping of universidad.

    TarianaEdit

    Alternative formsEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    NounEdit

    uni

    1. water
    2. waterway, river; body of water, lake; anything watery

    Usage notesEdit

    • The precise meaning of the word is clarified by using classifiers.

    ReferencesEdit

    • Languages of the Amazon (2012, →ISBN
    • Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald, Robert M. W. Dixon, Areal Diffusion and Genetic Inheritance (2006, →ISBN

    VepsEdit

    EtymologyEdit

    (This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Related to Finnish uni.

    NounEdit

    uni

    1. sleep
    2. dream

    InflectionEdit

    Inflection of uni
    nominative sing. uni
    genitive sing. unen
    partitive sing. unt
    partitive plur. unid
    singular plural
    nominative uni uned
    accusative unen uned
    genitive unen uniden
    partitive unt unid
    essive-instructive unen unin
    translative uneks unikš
    inessive unes uniš
    elative unespäi unišpäi
    illative ? unihe
    adessive unel unil
    ablative unelpäi unilpäi
    allative unele unile
    abessive uneta unita
    comitative unenke unidenke
    prolative untme unidme
    approximative I unenno unidenno
    approximative II unennoks unidennoks
    egressive unennopäi unidennopäi
    terminative I ? unihesai
    terminative II unelesai unilesai
    terminative III unessai
    additive I ? unihepäi
    additive II unelepäi unilepäi

    ReferencesEdit

    • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I., “сон”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary]‎[2], Petrozavodsk: Periodika, 2007

    WelshEdit

    PronunciationEdit

    VerbEdit

    uni

    1. second-person singular present/future of uno