ali

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See also: Ali and ali-

Finnish[edit]

(index al)

Etymology[edit]

From the same Uralic root *ala as Estonian all and Hungarian alatt.

Pronunciation[edit]

Postposition[edit]

ali (+ genitive, shorter form for alitse)

  1. beneath, underneath (when one goes through the space that is underneath something):
    Pallo pyöri tuolin ali ja ovesta ulos.
    The ball rolled underneath the chair and out of the door.

Inflection[edit]

Synonyms[edit]

  • (beneath, underneath) alitse

Antonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]


Gorontalo[edit]

Noun[edit]

ali

  1. a hole sunk into the ground as a source of water or other fluids; well.

Icelandic[edit]

Noun[edit]

ali

  1. indefinite accusative plural of alur

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

ali f

  1. plural of ala

Verb[edit]

ali

  1. second-person singular present indicative of alare
  2. first-person singular present subjunctive of alare
  3. second-person singular present subjunctive of alare
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of alare
  5. third-person singular imperative of alare

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

alī

  1. present passive infinitive of alō

Lavukaleve[edit]

Noun[edit]

ali m

  1. man

O'odham[edit]

Noun[edit]

ali ‎(plural a'al)

  1. child, baby

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • aly (obsolete)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese ali, aly, from Latin ad illic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ali (not comparable)

  1. Far from both the speaker and the audience; there.

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:ali.

Synonyms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

Usually ali implies a nearer position than .

See also[edit]

Portuguese demonstratives (edit)
Pronouns Adverbs
Singular Plural Neuter
Masculine Feminine Masculine Feminine
Proximal X este esta estes estas isto aqui,
de + X deste desta destes destas disto daqui
em + X neste nesta nestes nestas nisto
Medial X esse essa esses essas isso
de + X desse dessa desses dessas disso daí
em + X nesse nessa nesses nessas nisso
Distal X aquele aquela aqueles aquelas aquilo ali,
de + X daquele daquela daqueles daquelas daquilo dali
em + X naquele naquela naqueles naquelas naquilo
a + X àquele àquela àqueles àquelas àquilo

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *ali, *ale.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /âli/
  • Hyphenation: a‧li

Conjunction[edit]

ȁli (Cyrillic spelling а̏ли)

  1. but
  2. however
  3. (Croatia) or, if

Synonyms[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation 1[edit]

The second pronunciation is used in the second sense.

Conjunction[edit]

àli or áli

  1. or
  2. (ali ... ali) either ... or

Pronunciation 2[edit]

Particle[edit]

ali

  1. Introduces a yes-no question.