ji

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Albanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈji/

Verb[edit]

ji!

  1. second-person singular imperative of jam

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]


Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. Soft mutation of chi.

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ji f

  1. accusative singular of ona

Dama (Sierra Leone)[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Vai () and Kono (Sierra Leone) .

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Dalby, T. D. P. (1963) , “The extinct language of Dama”, in Sierra Leone Language Review, volume 2, Freetown: Fourah Bay College, pages 50–54

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji m (plural jis)

  1. jay, The name of the Latin-script letter J.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ji

  1. Rōmaji transcription of
  2. Rōmaji transcription of
  3. Rōmaji transcription of
  4. Rōmaji transcription of

Jenaama Bozo[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. water

References[edit]


Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ji f

  1. (third-person feminine singular) she

Declension[edit]

Synonyms[edit]


Lolopo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Loloish *m-je¹ (Bradley). Cognate with Sichuan Yi (njip).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji 

  1. (Yao'an) root

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 . Compare Italian gire, ire, Sicilian jiri, giri, ghiri, iri, Spanish ir.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ji

  1. to go

Northern Kurdish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

from Proto-Iranian *Hača. Cognate with Persian از(az).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

ji

  1. of
  2. from

Derived terms[edit]


Occitan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji f (plural jis)

  1. jay (the letter j, J)

Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *jīz, variant of *jūz, from Proto-Indo-European *yū́.

Pronoun[edit]

  1. you (plural)

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • North Frisian: jam, i (Sylt)
  • Saterland Frisian: jie
  • West Frisian: jim, jimme

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek χεῖ (kheî).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji f (plural jíes)

  1. chi; the Greek letter Χ, χ

Swahili[edit]

Prefix[edit]

ji

  1. Marks a verb's object as reflexive.
    ninajiona
    I see myself

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

Zarma[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. oil

References[edit]

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

Zou[edit]

Noun[edit]

ji

  1. spouse

References[edit]