ie

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English[edit]

Abbreviation[edit]

ie

  1. Alternative form of i.e.

Anagrams[edit]


Acehnese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Indonesian air (water).

Noun[edit]

ie

  1. water
    ie bitreal water

References[edit]

  • Mark Durie, A Grammar of Acehnese: On the Basis of a Dialect of North Aceh (1985)

Aromanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

ie

  1. yes

Antonyms[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Likely from earlier Middle Dutch hi. Doublet of hij.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /i/
  • (file)

Pronoun[edit]

ie

  1. (colloquial) Third-person singular, masculine, subjective, mute form: he.
    Hoe doet ie dat?How does he do that?

Etymology 2[edit]

Likely from unstressed je.

Pronoun[edit]

ie

  1. (Holland, colloquial) Second-person singular, mute form: you.
    Heb ie de krant al gelezen?Have you already read the newspaper?
Usage notes[edit]

Generally, this form is not used in Flanders, and in the Netherlands it is largely restricted to spoken language.

Inflection[edit]


Etymology 3[edit]

Ultimately from Old Dutch io.

Adverb[edit]

ie

  1. (obsolete) always, every time, continuously
  2. (obsolete) ever, sometime, at some point
Usage notes[edit]

Was entirely replaced by words like altijd ("always, every time") and ooit ("ever, sometime, at some point") by the late 16th century.

Anagrams[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From i- (indeterminate correlative prefix) +‎ -e (correlative suffix of place).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ie (accusative ien)

  1. somewhere (indeterminate correlative of place)

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ie

  1. Rōmaji transcription of いえ

Ladin[edit]

Verb[edit]

ie

  1. (Val Gardena) third-person singular present indicative of ester - is

Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ie

  1. I (first-person singular subject pronoun)

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Old Occitan[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ie

  1. Alternative form of eu

Romanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • iie (nonstandard)

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Woman wearing a ie

Inherited from Latin (vestis) līnea ("linen garment"). Doublet of linie (line), a later borrowing.

Noun[edit]

ie f (plural ii)

  1. traditional Romanian embroidered blouse
Declension[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin īlia, plural of īle.

Noun[edit]

ie f (plural ii) (rare, archaic)

  1. the lower part of the abdomen or belly, especially in animals such as livestock
  2. the skin that hangs down from the belly of an ox
  3. the pastern on a horse
  4. guts, bowels, or entrails
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Welsh[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ie

  1. yes, yea, aye