mi-

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See also: mí- and mì-

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin medium.

Pronunciation[edit]

Prefix[edit]

mi-

  1. half, mid-
    à mi-cheminhalfway
    à mi-voixin a low voice (literally "in a half-voice")
    mi-amerbittersweet

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mi-

  1. Rōmaji transcription of

Kambera[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mi-

  1. second person plural nominative proclitic

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Lakota[edit]

Prefix[edit]

mi-

  1. my; first person singular possessive marker, used with some kinship terms and some words for body parts

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Phuthi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *gɪ́-mɪ̀-.

Prefix[edit]

mi-

  1. Class 4 noun prefix.

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mɪ̀-.

Prefix[edit]

mi- (singular m-)

  1. The prefix for noun class 4 denoting plurals of noun class 3.

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Ternate[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Tehit m- (first-person plural exclusive prefix).

Pronoun[edit]

mi- (Jawi مي-‎)

  1. first-person plural exclusive clitic, we
  2. first-person plural exclusive possessive pronoun, our
    Synonym: mia-
  3. (feminine) third-person singular possessive pronoun, her

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References[edit]

  • Frederik Sigismund Alexander de Clercq (1890) Bijdragen tot de kennis der Residentie Ternate, E.J. Brill
  • Rika Hayami-Allen (2001) A descriptive study of the language of Ternate, the northern Moluccas, Indonesia, University of Pittsburgh

Tocharian B[edit]

Verb[edit]

mi-

  1. to hurt, harm (grievously)

Tsonga[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *gɪ́-mɪ̀-.

Prefix[edit]

mi-

  1. Class 4 noun prefix.

Venda[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *gɪ́-mɪ̀-.

Prefix[edit]

mi-

  1. Class 4 noun prefix.

Zulu[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *mɪ̀-.

Prefix[edit]

mi-

  1. Class 4 simple noun prefix.