medi

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See also: Medi, medí, mēḑi, and medį

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin medium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

medi m (plural medis)

  1. medium (substance through which another passes)
  2. environment
  3. medium (person who communicates with ghosts)

Further reading[edit]


Guinea-Bissau Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese medo. Cognates with Kabuverdianu medu.

Verb[edit]

medi

  1. to fear

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Adjective[edit]

medî m, pl

  1. Masculine plural of adjective medio.

Noun[edit]

medî m pl

  1. plural of medio

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

medi

  1. inflection of mediare:
    1. second-person singular present
    2. first-person singular present subjunctive
    3. second-person singular present subjunctive
    4. third-person singular present subjunctive
    5. third-person singular imperative

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Adjective[edit]

medi m, pl

  1. Masculine plural of adjective medo.

Noun[edit]

medi m pl

  1. plural of medo

Anagrams[edit]


Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mẽdi

  1. vocative singular form of medis.

Makonde[edit]

Noun[edit]

medi

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Edward Steere, Collections for a handbook of the Makonde language (1876)
  • African Languages: Langues Africaines, volume 5 (1979), page 144

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

medi

  1. first-person singular preterite of medir

Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *meto- (compare Cornish mysi, Breton medi), from Proto-Indo-European *h₂met- (to mow, reap) (compare English meadow, Latin metō, Ancient Greek ἄμητος (ámētos, harvest)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

medi (first-person singular present medaf)

  1. to reap
    • c. 1800, attributed to Wil Hopcyn, "Bugeilio’r gwenith gwyn":
      Myfi’n bugeilio’r gwenith gwyn
      Ac arall yn ei fedi.
      I’m watching the white wheat
      And someone else is reaping it.

Related terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
medi fedi unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.