mi

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Translingual[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (roman numeral): MI

Numeral[edit]

mi

  1. A Roman numeral representing one thousand and one (1001).

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi (uncountable)

  1. (music) A syllable used in sol-fa (solfège) to represent the third note of a major scale.

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Translations[edit]

Abbreviation [please replace this header][edit]

mi

  1. Alternative form of mi..

Anagrams[edit]


Albanian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. my

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *mū-, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s 'mouse'. Cognate to Latin mus and Ancient Greek μυ̃ς (mũs).

Noun[edit]

mi m

  1. mouse

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Ama[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi

  1. bone

Amuzgo[edit]

Verb[edit]

mi

  1. have

Noun[edit]

mi

  1. cat

Bislama[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English me

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. I/me (first-person singular pronoun)
    • 2008, Miriam Meyerhoff, Social lives in language--sociolinguistics and multilingual speech[1], ISBN 978-90-272-1863-6, page 344:
      Bang i wantem mi faen from mi ovaspen.
  2. My (first-person singular possessive)
    • 2008, Miriam Meyerhoff, Social lives in language--sociolinguistics and multilingual speech[2], ISBN 978-90-272-1863-6, page 344:
      Bang i wantem mi faen from mi ovaspen.

Usage notes[edit]

Mi is often placed before a noun to mean my in high-register speech, but in low-register speech, blong mi is placed after the noun to achieve the same meaning.


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Buginese[edit]

Particle[edit]

mi ː

  1. ᨆᨗ: which means only, e.g. ᨉᨘᨕᨆᨗ /duaːmi/ means only two.

Catalan[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. me; post preposition form of jo
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi m (plural mis)

  1. (music) mi (third note of diatonic scale)

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi f (plural mis)

  1. mu; the Appendix:Greek alphabet letter Μ (lowercase μ).

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin meus.

Pronoun[edit]

mi m (feminine maja)

  1. mine; first-person masculine singular possessive pronoun
  2. my

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi f (plural mi's)

  1. (music) mi

Egyptian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Hieroglyphic signage
W19 M17

W19-M17

Pronunciation[edit]

Wikipedia: Manuel de Codage

Preposition[edit]

mi

  1. as, like

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian mi, French moi, English me, etc., plus the i of personal pronouns.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi (first-person singular nominative, accusative min, possessive mia)

  1. I, the one who is speaking, me, myself
    Mi vidas lin.
    I see him.
    Li donis la hundon al mi.
    He gave the dog to me.
    Mi diris al mi.
    I said to myself.

Ewe[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. you (plural)

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi m (plural mi)

  1. (music) mi, the note 'E'.

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Friulian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi (first person direct object, indirect object)

  1. me
  2. to me
  3. (reflexive) myself

Related terms[edit]


Ga[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. I, me (first-person pronoun; refers to the person speaking)

Gaulish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *mī, from Proto-Indo-European *(e)me-, *(e)me-n- (me).

Pronoun[edit]

  1. I; first-person singular personal pronoun, nominative case

Inflection[edit]

Number Singular Plural
Nominative snīs
Accusative me snīs
Genitive mon ansron
Dative moi amē
Ablative me ame
Instrumental moi ?
Locative moi amē

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi m (plural mis)

  1. (music) mi (musical note)
  2. (music) E (the musical note or key)

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Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the same Proto-Uralic root *me as Finnish me

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. (personal) we
Declension[edit]
Alternative form[edit]
  • mink (dialectical)

Etymology 2[edit]

From the same Proto-Uralic root *mi as Finnish mikä

Interjection[edit]

mi

  1. (poetic) how ...!, what a ...!
    Mi gyönyörűség! - What a beauty!
Synonyms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. (interrogative) what?
    Mi van a kezedben? - What is in your hand?
Declension[edit]
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

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Noun[edit]

solmisation

mi (plural mik)

  1. mi, a syllable used in solfège to represent the third note of a major scale

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Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi

  1. noodle

Interlingua[edit]

Determiner[edit]

mi

  1. (possessive) my

Italian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi (first person, objective case)

  1. me

Related terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia it

mi

  1. (music) The third note, mi.
  2. E (musical note or key)

mi m, f (invariable)

  1. mu (Greek letter)

Jamaican Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English me.

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. I/me
  2. mine

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mi

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mi

  1. the masculine vocative singular of the pronoun meus or "mine"

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. sometimes the dative of ego instead of the more frequent mihi

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

mi (rafsi mib) (pro-sumti)

  1. (sumti) I, me, we, us; the one(s) who is/are speaking.
  2. (sumti modifier) my

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mi

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

Usage notes[edit]

  • 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 Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch , from Proto-Germanic *miz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. me

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Nigerian Pidgin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English me.

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. I
  2. me

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mín.

Pronoun[edit]

mi f

  1. feminine form of min

References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mín.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi f

  1. feminine form of min

References[edit]


Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *miz.

Pronoun[edit]

  1. Accusative and dative form of ik

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • West Frisian: my

Old Saxon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *miz.

Pronoun[edit]

mi ()

  1. me

Declension[edit]


Palenquero[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish mi, mío.

Adjective[edit]

mi

  1. my

Usage notes[edit]

Placed after the noun.


Pijin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English me

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. I/me (first-person singular pronoun)
    • 1988, Geoffrey Miles White, Bikfala faet: olketa Solomon Aelanda rimembarem Wol Wo Tu[4], page 41:
      Mi wande stori lebebet abaot tupela man blong America hemi foldaon long Baolo.

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. Dative singular mute form of ja
    Daj mi rękę.
    Give me your hand.

Related terms[edit]

  • mnie (stressed form)

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmi/
  • Hyphenation: mi

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mi[ra] in the hymn for St. John the Baptist.

Noun[edit]

mi

  1. mi (musical note)

Coordinate terms[edit]


Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *mī.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. I
  2. me

Derived terms[edit]

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

(Cyrillic spelling ми̑)

  1. we
  2. we (vocative plural of (I))

Declension[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi (Cyrillic spelling ми)

  1. to me (clitic dative singular of (I))

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *my.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

  1. we (masculine plural, more than two)

Declension[edit]

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mi (first-person singular possessive of singular, of plural mis)

  1. (before the noun) apocopic form of mío, my
Usage notes[edit]

The forms mi and mis are only used before and within the noun phrase of the modified noun. In other positions, a form of mío is used instead.

Son mis libros. — They are my books.
Los libros son míos. — The books are mine.
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi f (plural míes)

  1. mu; the Greek letter Μ, μ
Synonyms[edit]

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English me

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. I
  2. my

Tok Pisin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English me

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. I, me. First person pronoun; refers to the person speaking.

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Torres Strait Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English me.

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. me

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Turkish[edit]

Preposition[edit]

mi

  1. Used to form interrogatives.
    Bugün okula gittin mi?
    Did you go to school today?
    Evli misin?
    Are you married?

Usage notes[edit]

  • Personal suffixes are added to the interrogative prepositions, as well as the past tense suffixes.
  • This preposition is used when the last vowel of the previous word is "ö" or "ü". Other prepositions used with different vowels are: mu?, ? and ?

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Shortened form of lông mi.

Noun[edit]

mi

  1. eyelashes
Synonyms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. (informal) you (second-person singular pronoun, referring to a person younger than the speaker)
  2. (derogatory) you (second-person singular pronoun, referring to a person held in low esteem)

Etymology 3[edit]

Noun[edit]

mi

  1. (music) mi (third note of diatonic scale)
    đô, rê, mi
    do, re, mi

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi

  1. me

Usage notes[edit]

Mi is typically heard only after the preposition i.

Particle[edit]

mi

  1. a particle used with verbs other than bod to mark affirmative statements.

Usage notes[edit]

Mi triggers the soft mutation on the following verb. It is more common in the north; in the south, fe is used instead.


Zulu[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

-mi

  1. Combining stem of mina.

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