zi

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Albanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of *zëi, from Proto-Albanian *džedi, from earlier *džedíja, from *gʷedijos, from Proto-Indo-European *gʷoh₁dʰo- (compare Dutch kwaad ‘angry, evil’, Serbo-Croatian gȁd ‘loathing, nausea’).

Adjective[edit]

i zi m (feminine e zezë, m plural zinj, f plural zeza)

  1. black
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Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

zi

  1. acorn

Declension[edit]


Ewe[edit]

Noun[edit]

zi

  1. deer

Hausa[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation:

Noun[edit]

zi m

  1. (card games) diamonds

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

zi (selma'o {{{semla'o}}})

  1. (time tense distance) instantaneous-to-short distance in time
    le nanmu puzi batci le gerku
    A short time ago, the man bit the dog.

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

zi (Zhuyin ㄗ˙)

Romanization[edit]

zi

  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.

Romanian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin dīēs (day), from Proto-Indo-European *dyew- (heaven, sky; to shine).

Noun[edit]

zi f (plural zile)

  1. day
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Etymology 2[edit]

Forms of zice

Verb[edit]

zi

  1. second-person singular imperative form of zice.