ти

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Bulgarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic тꙑ (ty), from Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ти (ti) (personal, possessive)

  1. You, thou; the second-person singular pronoun in the nominative case, used as the subject of a verb.
    Ти си по-нисък от мен.
    Ti si po-nisǎk ot men.
    You are shorter than me.
    Ти не говориш английски.
    Ti ne govoriš anglijski.
    You don't speak English.
  2. Short form of the second-person singular pronoun in the dative case, used as the indirect object of a verb; to you, for you, you.
    Ще ти дам книгата.
    Šte ti dam knigata.
    I'll give you the book.
    Мислех, че ти е казала.
    Misleh, če ti e kazala.
    I thought she told you.
    Студено ли ти е?
    Studeno li ti e?
    Are you cold?
  3. Short form of the second-person singular possessive pronoun; your.
    Това ли е къщата ти?
    Tova li e kǎštata ti?
    Is that your house?
    Харесвам новата ти кола.
    Haresvam novata ti kola.
    I like your new car.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The personal pronoun ти is comparable to French tu, German du, and is used only with family and intimate friends. For most occasions, the formal Вие should be used instead.

Related terms[edit]


Komi-Zyrian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ти (ti)

  1. (personal) you (plural)

Macedonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Church Slavonic тꙑ (ty), from Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun 1[edit]

ти (ti)

  1. (informal singular) you
    Ти ми рече дека се најдобрите ученици во класот.
    You told me that they're the best students in the class.

Inflection[edit]

See Also[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • The personal pronoun "ти" is comparable to the Italian "tu" or the German "du" and is used only with family, closer friends, and younger people (especially ones of a lower status). On other occasions, the formal "Вие" should be used instead instead.

Pronoun 2[edit]

ти (ti)

  1. Short indirect object form of ти (ti).

Russian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ти (ti) n (indeclinable)

  1. (English letter) T, t

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ти̑ (Latin spelling )

  1. you
  2. you (clitic dative singular of ти̑ (you))
  3. you (vocative singular)

Declension[edit]


Ukrainian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ty, from Proto-Indo-European *túh₂.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ти (ty)

  1. you

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • ти” in Ivan Bilodid (editor-in-chief) (1970–1980), Slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Dictionary of the Ukrainian language], in 11 vols, Kiev: Naukova Dumka