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і U+0456, і
CYRILLIC SMALL LETTER BYELORUSSIAN-UKRAINIAN I
ѕ
[U+0455]
Cyrillic ї
[U+0457]

Translingual[edit]

Symbol[edit]

і

  1. The tenth letter of the Belarusian Cyrillic alphabet representing /i/
  2. The twelfth letter of the Ukrainian Cyrillic alphabet representing /i/

See also[edit]

  • Ї
  • И
  • Search en.wiktionary.org for articles beginning with I

Belarusian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *i, from Proto-Indo-European *ei, an early locative singular determiner, formed from the root *h₁e-, *h₁o-. Compare Greek εἰ(eἰ, if), Gothic 𐌴𐌹(ei, and, so that, be it). Follows from ablative Proto-Indo-European *ed.

Conjunction[edit]

і ‎(i)

  1. and
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

і ‎(i) ‎(upper case І)

  1. The tenth letter of the Belarusian alphabet

See also[edit]

  • (Cyrillic script letters) А(A) а(a), Б(B) б(b), В(V) в(v), Г(H) г(h), Д(D) д(d), Е(Je) е(je), Ё() ё(), Ж(Ž) ж(ž), З(Z) з(z), І(I) і(i), Й(J) й(j), К(K) к(k), Л(L) л(l), М(M) м(m), Н(N) н(n), О(O) о(o), П(P) п(p), Р(R) р(r), С(S) с(s), Т(T) т(t), У(U) у(u), Ў(Ŭ) ў(ŭ), Ф(F) ф(f), Х(X) х(x), Ц(C) ц(c), Ч(Č) ч(č), Ш(Š) ш(š), Ы(Y) ы(y), Ь(ʹ) ь(ʹ), Э(E) э(e), Ю(Ju) ю(ju), Я(Ja) я(ja)

Kazakh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

і ‎(i) ‎(upper case І)

  1. The thirty-eighth letter of the Kazakh alphabet

See also[edit]

  • (Cyrillic script letters) А(A) а(a), Ә(Ä) ә(ä), Б(B) б(b), В(V) в(v), Г(G) г(g), Ғ(Ğ) ғ(ğ), Д(D) д(d), Е(E) е(e), Ё(Yo) ё(yo), Ж(J) ж(j), З(Z) з(z), И(Ï) и(ï), Й(Y) й(y), К(K) к(k), Қ(Q) қ(q), Л(L) л(l), М(M) м(m), Н(N) н(n), Ң(Ñ) ң(ñ), О(O) о(o), Ө(Ö) ө(ö), П(P) п(p), Р(R) р(r), С(S) с(s), Т(T) т(t), У(W) у(w), Ұ(U) ұ(u), Ү(Ü) ү(ü), Ф(F) ф(f), Х(X) х(x), Һ(H) һ(h), Ц(C) ц(c), Ч(Ç) ч(ç), Ш(Ş) ш(ş), Щ(Şş) щ(şş), Ъ(ʺ) ъ(ʺ), Ы(I) ы(ı), І(İ) і(i), Ь(ʹ) ь(ʹ), Э(É) э(é), Ю(Yw) ю(yw), Я(Ya) я(ya)

Russian[edit]

Russian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ru

Pronunciation[edit]

Letter[edit]

і ‎(i) ‎(lower case, upper case І)

  1. (obsolete) Letter dotted i (Cyrillic) (in Russian: и десятери́чное n(i desjateríčnoje, i decimal). Replaced by the letter И(I) in the spelling reform of 1917.

Ukrainian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Letter[edit]

і ‎(i) ‎(lower case, upper case І)

  1. The twelfth letter of the Ukrainian Cyrillic alphabet. It is preceded by И(Y) and followed by Ї(Ji).

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *i, from Proto-Indo-European *ei, an early locative singular determiner, formed from the root *h₁e-, *h₁o-. Compare Greek εἰ(eἰ, if), Gothic 𐌴𐌹(ei, and, so that, be it). Follows from ablative Proto-Indo-European *ed.

Conjunction[edit]

і ‎(i)

  1. and, also, even
Synonyms[edit]
  • й(j) (used after vowels)
  • та(ta)

Particle[edit]

і ‎(i)

  1. Augmentative particle, even, and.

Etymology 3[edit]

Primal interjection in response to pain, fear, surprise. Common to many languages.

Interjection[edit]

і ‎(i)

  1. expressing pain, fear, surprise, joy, disappointment, anger, hatred, etc.

References[edit]

  • Melʹnyčuk O. S., editor (1982–2012), “і”, in Etymolohičnyj slovnyk ukrajinsʹkoji movy [Etymological Dictionary of the Ukrainian Language] (in Ukrainian), Kiev: Naukova Dumka
  • Wikipedia-logo-v2.svg Латинська абетка on the Ukrainian Wikipedia.Wikipedia uk
  • (Cyrillic script letters) А(A) а(a), Б(B) б(b), В(V) в(v), Г(H) г(h), Ґ(G) ґ(g), Д(D) д(d), Е(E) е(e), Є(Je) є(je), Ж(Ž) ж(ž), З(Z) з(z), И(Y) и(y), І(I) і(i), Ї(Ji) ї(ji), Й(J) й(j), К(K) к(k), Л(L) л(l), М(M) м(m), Н(N) н(n), О(O) о(o), П(P) п(p), Р(R) р(r), С(S) с(s), Т(T) т(t), У(U) у(u), Ф(F) ф(f), Х(X) х(x), Ц(C) ц(c), Ч(Č) ч(č), Ш(Š) ш(š), Щ(Šč) щ(šč), Ь(ʹ) ь(ʹ), Ю(Ju) ю(ju), Я(Ja) я(ja)