mee

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See also: Mee, meé, me'e, mee-, me'ẽ, and mēē

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

mee (personal pronoun)

  1. (obsolete) Me.
    • 1606Shakespeare, Macbeth 7.7
      Macb. Accursed be that tongue that tels mee so;
      For it hath Cow'd my better part of man:
  2. obsolete emphatic of me
    • 1667, Milton, Paradise Lost Book III
      Behold mee then, mee for him, life for life
      I offer, on mee let thine anger fall;
      Account mee man;...

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing from Min Nan ().

Noun[edit]

mee (uncountable)

  1. (cooking, Malaysia) Noodles or a dish containing noodles.

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From older mede with the frequent loss of intervocalic -d- (cf. kou vs. koude ["cold"]; slee vs. slede ["sleigh"]). The forms mee and mede were subsequently distributed to different senses.

Adverb[edit]

mee

  1. (postpositional) adverbial form of met
  2. along, together

Inflection[edit]

Derived terms[edit]


Luxembourgish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

mee

  1. Alternative form of

Manx[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *me, from Proto-Indo-European *(e)me-, *(e)me-n- (me).

Pronoun[edit]

mee (emphatic mish)

  1. I, me
    • Ta mee aynshoh.
      I am here.
    • As ta mee gra riu.
      And I say unto you.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Irish , from Proto-Celtic *mīns, from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (moon, month).

Noun[edit]

mee f (genitive singular ?, plural meeghyn)

  1. month

Mutation[edit]

Manx mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mee vee unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Middle Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Dutch *mē, from Proto-Germanic *maiz.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mêe

  1. more

Alternative forms[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mêe

  1. more, to a greater degree
    Antonyms: min
  2. more often, more frequently
    Antonyms: min
  3. better
  4. rather
  5. later, further on in time
  6. also, furthermore

Alternative forms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • mee (I)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000
  • mee (II)”, in Vroegmiddelnederlands Woordenboek, 2000

Neapolitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mèe f pl (first person singular possessive)

  1. Alternative form of mèje; feminine plural of mìo

Pronoun[edit]

mèe f pl (first person singular possessive)

  1. Alternative form of mèje; feminine plural of mìo

Sinacantán[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mee

  1. green or blue

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Vocabularios de la lengua xinca de Sinacantan (1868, D. Juan Gavarrete)

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

mee

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of mear.
  2. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of mear.
  3. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of mear.