mì-

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish mí- (compare Irish mí-), from Proto-Indo-European *mei- ‎(to change). Cognate with English mis-, Latin minus ‎(lesser), Ancient Greek μείων ‎(meíōn, less).

Prefix[edit]

mì-

  1. Negative prefix.
    un-, non-

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References[edit]

  • mí-” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.