би

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Avar[edit]

Noun[edit]

би (bi)

  1. blood

Bulgarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

би (bi)

  1. second-person singular aorist indicative of бъ́да (bǎ́da)
  2. third-person singular aorist indicative of бъ́да (bǎ́da)

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

би (bi)

  1. second-person singular aorist indicative of би́я (bíja)
  2. third-person singular aorist indicative of би́я (bíja)

Buryat[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

би (bi)

  1. I (personal pronoun)

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Evenki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tungusic *bi, whence Udihe би (bi) and Manchu ᠪᡳ (bi). Compare also Mongolian би (bi), from Proto-Mongolic *bi.

Pronoun[edit]

би (bi)

  1. I (personal pronoun)

Forest Enets[edit]

Noun[edit]

би

  1. water

References[edit]

  • И. П Сорокина, Д. С Болина, Энецкие тексты (2005), page 225

Kalmyk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Written Oirat ᡋᡅ (bi), from Proto-Mongolic *bi. Cognate with Mongolian би (bi), Buryat би (bi), etc.

Pronoun[edit]

би (bi)

  1. I (first-person singular pronoun)

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Komi-Permyak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A Permic word. Maybe related to the Finnic and Samic words meaning sun, compare Estonian päev, Finnish päivä and Northern Sami beaivi.

Noun[edit]

би (bi)

  1. fire

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Particle[edit]

би (bi)

  1. А verbal particle used to render the conditional mood.
    Тие би јаделе.
    They would eat.

Mongolian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Classical Mongolian ᠪᠢ (bi), from Middle Mongolian ᠪᠢ (bi), from Proto-Mongolic *bi. Cognate with Buryat би (bi), Kalmyk би (bi), Dongxiang bi, etc.

Possibly related somehow with Proto-Turkic *ben and Proto-Tungusic *bi; compare Turkish ben, Evenki би (bi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

би (bi) (Mongolian spelling ᠪᠢ (bi))

  1. I (personal pronoun)

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]


Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [bʲi]
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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from English B.

Noun[edit]

би (bin inan (indeclinable)

  1. (English letter) B, b

Etymology 2[edit]

Clipping of бисексуа́л (bisɛksuál) or бисексуа́лка (bisɛksuálka).

Noun[edit]

би (bim anim or f anim (indeclinable)

  1. (colloquial) a bi person (someone who is bisexual)
    Вы гетеро? — Я би!Vy getero? — Ja bi!Are you hetero? — I'm bi!

Udihe[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

би (bi)

  1. I (personal pronoun)