gi

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese (gi, clothing); only used in combination, usually with the name of a martial art such as 柔道着 (jūdogi, judo uniform) or 空手着 (karategi, karate uniform)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gi (plural gis)

  1. A martial arts uniform.

Anagrams[edit]


Chamorro[edit]

Preposition[edit]

gi

  1. at
  2. in
  3. on

Greenlandic[edit]

Affix[edit]

gi

  1. have as (temporary use or possession)
    e.g. illugisara
    My house for the time being.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

gi

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

gi

  1. (conjunction) Introduces the second clause or phrase connected by a coordinating conjunction.
    ge tcadu gi foldi
    both town and field
  2. (appended to another cmavo) Converts a non-logical conjunction into a coordinating conjunction.
    joigi bemro gi ketco
    North American and South American together

Middle Dutch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch , from Proto-Germanic *jūz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

gi

  1. you (nominative, plural)
  2. you (nominative, singular, informal)

Declension[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

This pronoun began to replace the old singular form du during the Middle Dutch period, eventually replacing it altogether.

Descendants[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse gefa, from Proto-Germanic *gebaną, from Proto-Indo-European *gʰab(ʰ)-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gi (imperative gi, present tense gir, simple past ga or gav, past participle gitt)

  1. to give (transfer the possession of something to someone else)

Derived terms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Verb[edit]

gi (present tense gir, past tense gav, past participle gitt, passive infinitive givast, present participle givande, imperative gi)

  1. Alternative form of gje

Old Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *jūz.

Pronoun[edit]

  1. you (plural)

Descendants[edit]


Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *jūz.

Pronoun[edit]

  1. you (plural)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Low German: ji

Romansch[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Puter, Vallader) di
  • (Surmiran) de

Etymology[edit]

From Latin diēs.

Noun[edit]

gi m (plural gis)

  1. (Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) day

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gi

  1. the name of the orthographic form "gi"

Welsh[edit]

Noun[edit]

gi m

  1. soft mutation of ci

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ci gi nghi chi