See also: yañı

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

yani

  1. Rōmaji transcription of やに

KalashaEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Arabic يَعْنِي(yaʿnī, [he/she/it] means).

VerbEdit

yani

  1. (transitive) [he/she/it] means

InterjectionEdit

yani

  1. (adverbial, conjunctive, prepositional, or adjectival) in other words, actually, namely, to wit, kind of, somewhat, id est, that is, meaning, you know
  2. (filler) er, so, uh, well

SynonymsEdit


TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish یعنی(yani), from Arabic يَعْنِي(yaʿnī, [he/she/it] means).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [jɑːni]
  • Hyphenation: ya‧ni

InterjectionEdit

yani

  1. (adverbial, conjunctive, prepositional, or adjectival) in other words, actually, namely, to wit, kind of, somewhat, id est, that is, meaning, you know
  2. (filler) er, so, uh, well

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