ji

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Atanques[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Cogui .

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. worm

References[edit]

  • Comparative Chibchan Phonology (1981)

Bambara[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. water

Derived terms[edit]

  • ɲέ-ji ‎(tears, literally eye-water)
  • dá-ji ‎(saliva, literally mouth-water)

References[edit]


Czech[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ji f

  1. accusative singular of ona

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji m ‎(plural jis)

  1. jay, the letter j / J

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ji

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of
  3. rōmaji reading of
  4. rōmaji reading of

Jenaama Bozo[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. water

References[edit]


Kurdish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

ji

  1. of
  2. from

Derived terms[edit]


Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ji f

  1. (third-person feminine singular) she

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

ji ‎(selma'o A )

  1. and/or/neither? (asks for a missing logical connective to fill in the place of this cmavo)

Usage notes[edit]

  • This can be answered either with another cmavo of selma'o A or with one of the sumti (or operand) on either side of ji. (The cmavo of selma'o A can also be followed by nai between it and ji. An answer of .anai would mean "neither" and an answer of .enai would mean just the first option.)

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ji

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .
  2. Nonstandard spelling of .
  3. Nonstandard spelling of .
  4. Nonstandard spelling of .

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Neapolitan[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin īre, present active infinitive of . Compare Italian gire, ire, Sicilian jiri, giri, ghiri, iri.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ji

  1. to go

Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *jīz, variant of *jūz, from Proto-Indo-European *yū́. Compare Old English ġē, Old Saxon , Old Dutch , Old High German ir, Old Norse ér.

Pronoun[edit]

  1. you (plural)

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χῖ ‎(khî).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji f ‎(plural jíes)

  1. chi; the Greek letter Χ, χ

Western Dani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Klamer notes that "Western Dani shares a handful of look-alikes with the TAP languages", including this word (compare proto-TAP *jira "water").

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Marian Klamer, The Alor-Pantar languages: History and Typology (2014, ISBN 3944675487)

Zarma[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. oil

References[edit]

  • David Bellama, Cours de Zarma pour le Niger: trainee's book (1976)