esi

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Asturian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

esi m sg (feminine singular esa, neuter singular eso, masculine plural esos, feminine plural eses)

  1. this

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *eci. Cognate to Finnish esi-.

Noun[edit]

esi (genitive ee, partitive ett)

  1. (agriculture) the section of a field that is being worked on right in front of the worker
  2. (mining) heading

Declension[edit]

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *eci, from Proto-Uralic *ede. Cognates include Estonian esi and Karelian esi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

esi

  1. front, facade

Declension[edit]

Declension of esi (type 5/vesi, t- gradation)
singular plural
nominative esi eet
genitive een essiin
partitive että essiä
illative ettee essii
inessive ees esiis
elative eest esist
allative eelle esille
adessive eel esiil
ablative eelt esilt
translative eeks esiks
essive etteennä, etteen essiinnä, essiin
exessive1) ettent essint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 36

Latgalian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɛsʲi/
  • Hyphenation: e‧si

Verb[edit]

esi

  1. inflection of byut:
    1. second-person singular indicative present
    2. second-person singular imperative

References[edit]

  • Nicole Nau (2011) A short grammar of Latgalian, München: LINCOM GmbH, →ISBN, page 10

Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

ēsī

  1. inflection of ēsus:
    1. nominative/vocative masculine plural
    2. genitive masculine/neuter singular

Latvian[edit]

Verb[edit]

esi

  1. (you) are; 2nd person singular present indicative form of būt
  2. be; 2nd person singular imperative form of būt

Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

esì

  1. second-person singular present of būti

Middle English[edit]

Adjective[edit]

esi

  1. Alternative form of esy

Adverb[edit]

esi

  1. Alternative form of esy

Pali[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

esi

  1. second-person singular present active of eti (to come)

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English haste or hasty.

Adjective[edit]

esi

  1. fast, quick

Adverb[edit]

esi

  1. fast, soon

Urhobo[edit]

Noun[edit]

esi

  1. pig

West Makian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Postulated by Voorhoeve to have derived (by regressive vowel assimilation) from an older *osi, from *gosi (by loss of initial velars). Cognate with Tidore gosi (egg).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

esi

  1. egg

References[edit]

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics

Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

êsi

  1. this; class 7 proximal demonstrative.