kij

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Albanian[edit]

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kij (first-person singular past tense kiva, participle kirë)[2]

  1. I prune, trim
  2. I cut, hew, weed
    Amerikë e shkëlqyeshme, kij kujdes!
    Great America, be careful!
    (literally "trim your caution"; meaning "be careful ~ take in consideration")

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998) , “kij”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 185
  2. ^ [1] Albanian verb kij (1st pers. sg. indicative, present); aorist kiva/kíva (1st pers. sg.); participle kirë/kírë) • from "Fjalor Shqip" ('Albanian dictionary')

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kyjь.

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Noun[edit]

kij m

  1. stick (piece of wood)

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Further reading[edit]

  • kij² in Ernst Muka/Mucke (St. Petersburg and Prague 1911–28): Słownik dolnoserbskeje rěcy a jeje narěcow / Wörterbuch der nieder-wendischen Sprache und ihrer Dialekte. Reprinted 2008, Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.
  • kij in Manfred Starosta (1999): Dolnoserbsko-nimski słownik / Niedersorbisch-deutsches Wörterbuch. Bautzen: Domowina-Verlag.

Marshallese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Micronesian *kutu, from Proto-Oceanic *kutu, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kutu, from Proto-Austronesian *kuCu.

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kij

  1. louse; flea
  2. bug
  3. bacteria, germ
  4. parasite

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Polish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kyjь, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *kuʔios. See also kuć (to forge) and kuźnia (smithy).

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Noun[edit]

kij m inan (diminutive kijek)

  1. stick
    kij hokejowyhockey stick
    kije narciarskieski sticks
  2. cue
    kij bilardowypool cue
  3. baseball bat
  4. club
    kij golfowygolf club
  5. (mostly in plural, colloquial) beating

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Further reading[edit]

  • kij in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • kij in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Upper Sorbian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kyjь.

Noun[edit]

kij m

  1. stick

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West Frisian[edit]

Noun[edit]

kij

  1. plural of ko