گی

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Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Suffix[edit]

Dari گی
Iranian Persian گی
Tajik -гӣ (-gī)

ـگی (-egi)

  1. Form of the suffix ـی for words that end in the short vowel ـه (-e)
    مردانه (mardâne, masculine) + ـگی (gi) = مردانگی (mardânegi, masculinity)
    برهنه (berahne, naked) + ـگی (gi) = برهنگی (berahnegi, nudity)

Usage notes[edit]

Usually only forms nouns from adjectives. Most adjectives formed from nouns ending in -e use the non-joining form ای (-i).

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