ki

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English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from Hawaiian ki.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ki ‎(countable and uncountable, plural kis)

  1. Ti, a plant native to the Pacific islands and China, Cordyline fruticosa.

Etymology 2[edit]

From former romanizations of Mandarin Chinese ‎().

Noun[edit]

ki ‎(uncountable)

  1. (philosophy) Alternative form of chi

Anagrams[edit]


Abenaki[edit]

Noun[edit]

ki

  1. Alternative form of aki

References[edit]

  • Joseph Laurent, New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues (1884)

Azeri[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ki

  1. that

Breton[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *kū, *kwū (compare Old Irish , Welsh ci), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwṓ.

Noun[edit]

ki m

  1. dog

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Cornish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *kū, *kwū (compare Old Irish , Welsh ci), from Proto-Indo-European *ḱwṓ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ki m ‎(plural keun)

  1. dog

Mutation[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Dena'ina[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ki

  1. again, too, more
  2. furthermore, moreover

Fula[edit]

Suffix[edit]

ki

  1. Noun class indicator for nouns (singular) including trees and some objects such as knives

Usage notes[edit]

Article[edit]

ki

  1. (definite) the (when it follows the noun)
    Lekki ki‎ ― the tree

Usage notes[edit]

Determiner[edit]

ki

  1. (used in indicating something)
    Ki lekki‎ ― this/that tree

Usage notes[edit]


Haitian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French qui.

Determiner[edit]

ki

  1. what

Pronoun[edit]

ki

  1. (relative) who,which

Usage notes[edit]


Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *ki, the same root from which the Finnish ken and Ter Sami kie are derived.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

ki

  1. out

Derived terms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ki ‎(interrogative)

  1. (interrogative) who
  2. (relative, archaic or formal) who
    • 1916, Mihály Babits, Új könyvekre,[1] stanza 2:
      Gondoljatok arra, kit messze rejtek / rejt tőletek, ki ha kóstolja bortok / nem érzi már ízét sem; és ha szóltok / nem érti, s más összhang mit vágya kerget.

Declension[edit]

Inflection (plural in -k, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative ki kik
accusative kit kiket
dative kinek kiknek
instrumental kivel kikkel
causal-final kiért kikért
translative kivé kikké
terminative kiig kikig
essive-formal kiként kikként
essive-modal
inessive kiben kikben
superessive kin kiken
adessive kinél kiknél
illative kibe kikbe
sublative kire kikre
allative kihez kikhez
elative kiből kikből
delative kiről kikről
ablative kitől kiktől
Possessive forms of ki
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. kim kijeim
2nd person sing. kid kijeid
3rd person sing. kije kijei
1st person plural kink kijeink
2nd person plural kitek kijeitek
3rd person plural kijük kijeik

Synonyms[edit]

  • (relative pronoun): aki

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ki

  1. rōmaji reading of
  2. rōmaji reading of

Javanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Clipping of iki.

Determiner[edit]

ki

  1. (colloquial) this, these

Kamassian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *kuŋe.

Noun[edit]

ki

  1. moon

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

ki ‎(selma'o KI )

  1. (adverbial particle) sticky tense set/reset
    mi puki klama le zarci .i le nanmu cu batci le gerku
    I went to the market. The man bit the dog.

Kristang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese que.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ki

  1. (interrogative) what (what thing)
  2. (relative) that; which

Maori[edit]

Particle[edit]

ki

  1. to, toward.

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French qui.

Pronoun[edit]

ki

  1. (relative) who
  2. (relative) what
Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From French que.

Particle[edit]

ki

  1. than
  2. that

Old French[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ki

  1. Alternative form of qui
    • 13th century, Unknown, La Vie de Saint Laurent, page 1, column 2, line 16:
      ki trop i prent son tens i pert
      He who spends too much of his time on it suffers as a result

Rapa Nui[edit]

Verb[edit]

ki

  1. say
  2. look

Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bengali.

Pronoun[edit]

ki

  1. what

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kъjь, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷos + relative particle *yos.

Pronoun[edit]

ki

  1. (Kajkavian, relative) which, that, who

Synonyms[edit]


Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ki

  1. who, which, that (relative)

Declension[edit]

This pronoun needs an inflection-table template.


Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

ki

  1. it is

Tongan[edit]

Preposition[edit]

ki

  1. to (in the dative sense)

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ki

  1. that

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic éki, ékki, from Proto-Turkic *ẹk(k)i ‎(two).

Numeral[edit]

ki

  1. (cardinal) two (short form of iki)
    bir-ki-üç-dört
    one-two-three-four

Unami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Algonquian *ki·ra.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ki

  1. you (second person singular)

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowing from French quille.

Noun[edit]

(classifier con) ki

  1. (bowling) pin

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

(classifier con) ki

  1. (zoology, colloquial, dated) dog
    Ngu như ki‎ ― Fool like a dog
Synonyms[edit]