mir

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mir (plural mirs)

  1. A Russian village community.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of D. M. Wallace to this entry?)

Anagrams[edit]


Alemannic German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mir

  1. (personal) we
  2. (personal) dative singular of ich: (to) me

Declension[edit]


German[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (standard) IPA(key): /miːɐ̯/
  • (colloquially in unstressed position) IPA(key): /mɐ/

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle High German mir (me), from Old High German mir (me), from Proto-Germanic *miz (me), from Proto-Indo-European *(e)me-, *(e)me-n- (me). Cognate with Old English (me). More at me.

Pronoun[edit]

mir

  1. (personal) dative of ich: me, to me:
    Er gab es mir.
    He gave it to me.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German mir (we), compare Yiddish מיר (mir). Originated in rapid-speech assimilation of the n of a preceding verb form to the w of wir, e.g. gehen wir /ɡeːnvɪr/gehem mir /ɡeːmmɪr/.

Pronoun[edit]

mir

  1. (dialectal or nonstandard) we.

External links[edit]

  • mir in Duden online

Irish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mir

  1. vocative masculine singular of mear
  2. genitive masculine singular of mear
  3. (archaic) dative feminine singular of mear

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mir mhir unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Limburgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA: /mɪr/ (most dialects) /mir/ (Maastricht)

Pronoun[edit]

mir

  1. (personal) (obsolete) dative of ich; me, to me:
    • Mir gaaf t'r 't.
      • He gave it to me.

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

mir

  1. rafsi of minra.

Low German[edit]

Mecklenburgic-Prepommeranian dialects

Pronunciation[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • meer (Low Saxon dialects)

Adjective[edit]

comparative form of vęl

  1. more

Numeral[edit]

comparative form of vęl

  1. more

Luxembourgish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

mir

  1. first-person plural, nominative: we
    Mir hu véier HausdéierenWe have four pets
  2. first-person singular, dative: me, to me
    Kënnt Dir mir hëllefen? — Can you help me?

Declension[edit]


Meriam[edit]

Noun[edit]

mir

  1. word
  2. language

Middle High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German mir (me), from Proto-Germanic *miz (me), from Proto-Indo-European *(e)me-, *(e)me-n- (me). Cognate with Old English (me). More at me.

Pronoun[edit]

mir

  1. me: dative singular of ich

Descendants[edit]


Romanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Greek μύρον, partly through the Slavic intermediate miro. Compare also Aromanian mir.

Noun[edit]

mir n (plural miruri)

  1. chrism
  2. unction
  3. holy oil
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Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

mir

  1. first-person singular present tense form of mira.
  2. first-person singular subjunctive form of mira.

Romansch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mūrus.

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Surmiran) meir
  • (Puter, Vallader) mür

Noun[edit]

mir m (plural mirs)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) exterior wall
Related terms[edit]
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Puter, Vallader) paraid
  • (Sursilvan) preit
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) pare

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin mūs, murem.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mir f (plural mirs)

  1. (Sutsilvan) mouse

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mirъ (peace; world).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mȋr m (Cyrillic spelling ми̑р)

  1. peace
    Nobelova nagrada za mir ― Nobel peace prize
    centar grada je oaza mira i zelenila ― city center is an oasis of peace and greenery
    mirovna konferencija ― peace conference
  2. calm, tranquility
    ostavi me na miru! ― leave me alone!
    pusti me na miru! ― leave me alone!

Declension[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mirъ (peace; world).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mír m inan (genitive mirú or míra, uncountable)

  1. peace (tranquility, quiet, harmony)

Declension[edit]


Tolai[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mir

  1. First-person exclusive dual pronoun: he/she and I, him/her and me

Declension[edit]



Veps[edit]

Noun[edit]

mir

  1. world