m-

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See also: M- and mu-

English[edit]

Prefix[edit]

m-

  1. (organic chemistry) meta-

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Kamba[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Prefix[edit]

m-

  1. you plural (used for conjugating verbs to the subjective or nominative case of the personal pronoun)

Old Irish[edit]

Prefix[edit]

m- (class A infixed pronoun, triggers lenition)

  1. me

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Swahili[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • mu- (both etymologies)
  • mw- (both etymologies)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀-.

Prefix[edit]

m- (plural wa-)

  1. The prefix for noun class 1 denoting humans.
    1. Forms the name of somebody who does something, has a certain characteristic, or is from a certain place.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀-.

Prefix[edit]

m- (plural mi-)

  1. The prefix for noun class 3 denoting plants and inanimate natural things.
    1. Forms the name of a plant from its fruit.

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Swazi[edit]

Prefix[edit]

m-

  1. him, her, it; class 1 object concord; form of mu- used before stems of more than one syllable.

Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nguni *mú-, from Proto-Bantu *mʊ̀-.

Prefix[edit]

m-

  1. him, her, it; class 1 object concord.

Zulu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Prefix[edit]

m-

  1. Class 1 simple noun prefix; form of mu- used before stems of more than one syllable.

Etymology 2[edit]

Prefix[edit]

m-

  1. him, her, it; class 1 object concord; form of mu- used before stems of more than one syllable.

Etymology 3[edit]

Prefix[edit]

m-

  1. Class 3 simple noun prefix; form of mu- used before stems of more than one syllable.

Etymology 4[edit]

Prefix[edit]

m-

  1. Class 9 simple noun prefix; form of n- used before stems beginning with a labial consonant.

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