Yi

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Translingual[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Mandarin (, “wing”).

Proper noun[edit]

Yi

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Scansoriopterygidae – a gliding, possibly arboreal dinosaur.

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Mandarin ().

Noun[edit]

Yi pl (plural only)

  1. An ethnic group who live primarily in mountainous areas of southwest China.
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Proper noun[edit]

Yi

  1. Any of a family of Tibeto-Burman languages spoken by this people.


Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Korean (I) (based on the South Korean spelling), hanja: , also spelled (Ri), especially in North Korea.

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Proper noun[edit]

Yi

  1. A Korean surname​. Equivalent to Chinese ()

Translations[edit]

Etymology 3[edit]

Borrowed from Mandarin ().

Proper noun[edit]

Yi

  1. A surname​.