See also: yêe, yééʼ, and yę́ę

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ji/
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PronounEdit

yee (personal pronoun)

  1. (archaic and Tyneside) you (the people being addressed); Alternative spelling of ye
  2. obsolete emphatic of ye
    • 1667, John Milton, Paradise Lost Book V
      Speak yee who best can tell, ye sons of light,
      Angels, for yee behold him, and with songs
      And choral symphonies, Day without Night,
      Circle his Throne, rejoycing, yee in Heav'n,
      On Earth joyn all yee Creatures to extoll.

InterjectionEdit

yee

  1. (slang) yes

AnagramsEdit


LugandaEdit

AdverbEdit

yee

  1. yes

AntonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

The Essentials of Luganda, J. D. Chesswas, 4th edition. Oxford University Press: Nairobi. 1967, p. 152.

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Middle EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

yee

  1. Alternative form of ye (you)

NavajoEdit

PostpositionEdit

yee

  1. with, by means of, by means of it

YolaEdit

ParticleEdit

yee

  1. yes

ReferencesEdit

  • Jacob Poole (1867) , William Barnes, editor, A glossary, with some pieces of verse, of the old dialect of the English colony in the baronies of Forth and Bargy, County of Wexford, Ireland, J. Russell Smith, →ISBN