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DazagaEdit

NounEdit

yi

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Charles Le Coeur, Marguerite Le Coeur, Grammaire et textes teda-daza (1956)
  • Herrmann Jungraithmayr, ‎Daniel Barreteau, ‎Uwe Seibert, L'homme et l'eau dans le bassin du lac Tchad (1997), page 75: Teda, Daza yi

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

yi

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .
  4. Nonstandard spelling of .

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.

Middle EnglishEdit

DeterminerEdit

yi

  1. (chiefly Northern and northern East Midland dialectal) Alternative form of þi

ReferencesEdit


Murrinh-PathaEdit

ConjunctionEdit

yi

  1. and

ReferencesEdit

  • Mark Abley, Spoken Here: Travels Among Threatened Languages (2003)

NormanEdit

 
Norman Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nrm

Alternative formsEdit

  • ieil (Guernsey)
  • u (continental Normandy)

EtymologyEdit

From older *ye, from Old French ueil, from Vulgar Latin oclus, from Latin oculus, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃ekʷ- (eye; to see).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ji/
  • (Sark) IPA(key): /jɪ/
  • (file)

NounEdit

yi m (plural ièrs)

  1. (Jersey, anatomy) eye
  2. (Jersey) opening of lobster pot

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TedagaEdit

NounEdit

yi

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Charles Le Coeur, Marguerite Le Coeur, Grammaire et textes teda-daza (1956)
  • Herrmann Jungraithmayr, ‎Daniel Barreteau, ‎Uwe Seibert, L'homme et l'eau dans le bassin du lac Tchad (1997), page 75: Teda, Daza yi

TobaEdit

NounEdit

yi

  1. older/elder brother

ReferencesEdit

  • 2012, María Belén Carpio and Marisa Censabella, Clauses as noun modifiers in Toba, in Relative Clauses in Languages of the Americas (edited by Bernard Comrie and ‎Zarina Estrada Fernández; →ISBN