פי

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See also: פֿי

Hebrew[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

פִּי (pi)

  1. Singular construct state form of פֶּה(pe).
  2. Singular form of פֶּה(pe) with first-person singular personal pronoun as possessor.

Etymology 2[edit]

Particle[edit]

פִּי (pi)

  1. Multiplicative particle: followed by a number to indicate multiplication by that number; times; -fold; multiplied by
    פִּי שְׁלוֹשָׁה‎ ― pi shloshátriple; threefold; three times
    אֲנִי גָּבֹהַּ פִּי שְׁנַיִם מִמֶּנּוּ‎ ― aní gavóah pi sh'náyim miménuI am twice as tall as him

Usage notes[edit]

The number following פִּי is in masculine form, going against the convention that a number is in feminine form when used alone without a noun to agree with.

Etymology 3[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

פַּי (payf

  1. pi (Greek letter and mathematics constant)

Etymology 4[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

פִי (fif

  1. phi (Greek letter)