چی

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See also: جي‎, خی‎, جئ, and حي

Kurdish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

چی (çi)

  1. (interrogative) what

Persian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Persian 𐭬𐭤(čē [ME], what, which).

Alternative forms[edit]

  • چه(če) (formal literary standard)

Pronoun[edit]

چی (či)

  1. (interrogative, colloquial, in formal prose dated) what?
    راجع به هر چی فک کرده بودم، راجع به مردن فک نکرده بودم.
    Râje be har či fek karde budam, râje be mordan fek nakarde budam.
    Whatever I had thought about, I hadn't thought about dying.
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Turkic.

Suffix[edit]

ـچی (-či)

  1. -er; -eer
Derived terms[edit]

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