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и U+0438, и
CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER I
з
[U+0437]
Cyrillic й
[U+0439]

Adyghe[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. eight

Azeri[edit]

Cyrillic letter И и (И и), normal above, italics below.
Handwritten forms

Letter[edit]

и ‎(lowercase, uppercase и) (italics: И, и)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Cyrillic alphabet as formerly used for Azeri, preceded by З and followed by Ы, and representing /ɪ/. Since 1991, this sound has been written İ.

Bulgarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. and (used to connect two homogeneous similar words or phrases)
    Момчета и момичета излизат да играят.‎ ― Momčeta i momičeta izlizat da igrajat. ― Boys and girls come out to play.
  2. and (used at the end of a list to indicate the last item)
    хляб, масло и сирене‎ ― hljab, maslo i sirene ― bread, butter and cheese
  3. and (used to join sentences or sentence fragments in chronological order)
    Поправих стола и той отново се счупи.‎ ― Popravih stola i toj otnovo se sčupi. ― I mended the chair and it broke again.
  4. and (used to indicate causation)
    Още веднъж ме попитай за определението на “и” и ще изкрещя.‎ ― Ošte vednǎž me popitaj za opredelenieto na “i” i šte izkreštja. ― Ask me the definition of “and” again and I’ll scream.
  5. and (used to ask for elaboration)
    A: Нямам ключ. B: И... A: И ми трябва, за да вляза.‎ ― A: Njamam ključ. B: I... A: I mi trjabva, za da vljaza. ― A: I don't have a key. B: And... A: And I need one to get in.
  6. also, too, likewise, as well
    И аз няма да бъда там‎ ― I az njama da bǎda tam ― I shan't be there either
    И аз ще бъда там‎ ― I az šte bǎda tam ― I shall be there, too./I shall also be there.
    и двамата‎ ― i dvamata ― both
  7. even (implying an extreme example in the case mentioned, as compared to the implied reality)
    Не съм го и видял.‎ ― Ne sǎm go i vidjal. ― I haven't even seen him.
  8. just, exactly, precisely
    Така и предполагах.‎ ― Taka i predpolagah. ― Just as I suspected.
  9. (mathematics) and, plus (used to indicate addition)
    Пет и шест е единадесет.‎ ― Pet i šest e edinadeset. ― Five and six is eleven.

Synonyms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • ѝ(ì)

Chechen[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. and

See also[edit]

  • а(a)

Itelmen[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Chukotko-Kamchatkan *'iv

Noun[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. water

Macedonian[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. and
  2. both
    И рацете и нозете ти се изгребани.
    I racete i nozete ti se izgrebani.
    Both your arms and your legs are scratched.

Particle[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. too, also

Old Church Slavonic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *i.

Conjunction[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. and

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jь.

Pronoun[edit]

и ‎(jim

  1. him (* no nominative singular or plural; use тъ or онъ for the nominative)
Declension[edit]
Singular Dual Plural
nominative
genitive ѥго ѥю ихъ
dative ѥмоу има имъ
accusative и ѩ
instrumental имь има ими
locative ѥмь ѥю ихъ
Related terms[edit]
  • ѥ(je)
  • ѭ()
See also[edit]

Old East Slavic[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. and

Ossetian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

и ‎(i) ‎(upper case И)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Ossetian alphabet.

See also[edit]


Russian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Letter[edit]

и ‎(i) ‎(lower case, upper case И) (italics: И, и)

  1. The tenth letter of the Russian Cyrillic alphabet. Its name is и(i) and is usually pronounced /i/, but unstressed or after certain consonants it merges with ы into /ɪ/. It is preceded by З(Z) and followed by Й(J).
See also[edit]

Noun[edit]

и ‎(in inan ‎(indeclinable)

  1. The Cyrillic letter И(I), и(i).
  2. (Roman letter) I, i
  3. (English letter) E, e

Etymology 2[edit]

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Conjunction[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. and
    Вот я́блоко и гру́ша.
    Vot jábloko i grúša.
    Here’s an apple and a pear.
  2. as well as, both ... and ...
    Росси́и нужны́ и а́рмия, и фло́т.
    Rossíi nužný i ármija, i flót.
    Russia needs an army as well as a navy.
  3. even
    Бою́сь дана́йцев и дары́ принося́щих
    Bojúsʹ danájcev i darý prinosjáščix
    I fear the Danaans [Greeks], even those bearing gifts.
Synonyms[edit]
  • (and): а(a)

Etymology 3[edit]

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Particle[edit]

и ‎(i)

  1. (preceding a verb) Emphasizes the truth of the following verb. Note that "есть(jestʹ)" is also used, which is usually omitted.
    Он так и де́лает.
    On tak i délajet.
    He does do it that way.
    Она́ и пошла́ туда́.
    Oná i pošlá tudá.
    She did go there.
    Оно́ и есть тако́е.
    Onó i jestʹ takóje.
    It is like that.
    Я и есть тот челове́к.
    Ja i jestʹ tot čelovék.
    I am that person.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

и ‎(Latin spelling i)

  1. The 10th letter of the Serbo-Croatian Cyrillic alphabet, preceded by з and followed by ј.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *i, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ey.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

и ‎(Latin spelling i)

  1. and
    Ивица и Марица се воле‎ ― Ivica and Marica love each other.
    и тако даље‎ ― and so on
  2. (и..и..) both..and..
    не можеш истовремено и тужити и судити.‎ ― you can't simultaneously both sue and judge
  3. also, too
    и мени се свиђа ваш одабир‎ ― I like your choice too
  4. even (usually preceded by ча̏к)
    (чак) и ја сам позван на забаву!‎ ― even I have been invited to the party
  5. (не са̏мо .. не̏го/ве̏ћ и...) also, too
    он је не само даровит, него и јако марљив‎ ― he is not only talented, but also very industrious
  6. so, so that (= те, па)
    уморио сам се и нисам могао више играти кошарку‎ ― I grew tired, so I couldn't play basketball anymore