mie

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See also: Mie, MIE, mié, miè, miē, mīe, mië, mię, and mi'e

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mi/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mie
  • Rhymes: -i

Etymology 1[edit]

From Mie, a contraction of the common Dutch name Marie, from Maria, from Vulgate Latin Maria, from Ancient Greek Μαρία (María), Μαριάμ (Mariám), from Aramaic מרים(Maryām), corresponding to the Hebrew מרים(Miryām).

Noun[edit]

mie f (plural mies, diminutive mieke n)

  1. (Belgium, colloquial) woman
    Synonym: trees
Usage notes[edit]

Especially the diminutive mieke is common in Belgium, meaning "girl". The standard diminutive on -tje is rare.

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nl

From Indonesian mi, from Min Nan (mī).

Noun[edit]

mie m (uncountable)

  1. Chinese-style wheat noodle (e.g. ramen)
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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmie̯/, [ˈmie̞̯]
  • Rhymes: -ie
  • Syllabification: mie

Pronoun[edit]

mie

  1. (personal, dialectal) I (1st person singular personal pronoun).

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French mie, from Latin mīca, from Proto-Italic *smīkā, from Proto-Indo-European *smeyg- (small, thin, delicate). Doublet of miche, from a Vulgar Latin variant, and mica, a learned borrowing.

Noun[edit]

mie f (plural mies)

  1. soft part (of bread), crumb (of loaf)

Adverb[edit]

mie

  1. (obsolete, used with "ne") not
    Ne parle mieDo not speak (literally, “Do not speak a crumb”)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From rebracketing of Middle French m’amie as ma mie. The Middle French is equivalent to modern *ma amie; the use of masculine mon before vowel-initial feminines was already common, but not yet obligatory.

Noun[edit]

mie f (plural mies)

  1. (archaic) lady-love, beloved

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Italian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mie

  1. feminine plural of mio

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *minä, from Proto-Uralic *minä. Cognates include Finnish minä and Estonian mina.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mie

  1. I

Declension[edit]

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References[edit]

  • P. M. Zaykov (1999) Грамматика Карельского языка (фонетика и морфология) [Grammar of the Karelian language (phonetics and morphology)], →ISBN, page 58

Kven[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Finnish minä, from Proto-Finnic *minä, from Proto-Uralic *minä.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mie

  1. I

Declension[edit]

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References[edit]

  • Eira Söderholm (2017) Kvensk grammatikk, Tromsø: Cappelen Damm Akademisk, →ISBN, page 276

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mie

  1. Nonstandard spelling of miē.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of mié.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of miè.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Manx[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish maith, from Proto-Celtic *matis, from possible Proto-Indo-European *mē-. Cognate with Welsh mad, Breton mad, Cornish mas. Compare Irish maith, Scottish Gaelic math.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mie (comparative and superlative forms share)

  1. good
    Cha dooar rieau drogh veaynee corran mie.
    A bad reaper never got a good sickle.
    Cha jeanym drogh-hurn y chooilleeney son turn mie.
    I won’t do a bad turn in exchange for a good turn.
  2. moral
  3. favourable

Mutation[edit]

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

Middle English[edit]

Determiner[edit]

mie (subjective pronoun I)

  1. Alternative form of mi

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

mie f (plural mies)

  1. (Jersey, agriculture) ploughed soil

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mīca.

Noun[edit]

mie f (oblique plural mies, nominative singular mie, nominative plural mies)

  1. crumb (of bread, etc.)

Descendants[edit]

  • French: mie

Etymology 2[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mie

  1. (used with "ne") not

Plautdietsch[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mie

  1. me, myself

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

mie

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of miar
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of miar
  3. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of miar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of miar

Romanian[edit]

Romanian numbers (edit)
10000
1,000
100
    Cardinal: mie
    Ordinal: miilea
    Multiplier: înmiit
    Fractional: miime

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin mīlia, plural of mīlle, from Proto-Italic *smīɣeslī, from Proto-Indo-European *smih₂ǵʰéslih₂ (one thousand). Doublet of milă.

Numeral[edit]

mie f (plural mii)

  1. thousand
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin mihi, dative of ego.

Pronoun[edit]

mie (stressed dative form of eu)

  1. (indirect object, first-person singular) (to) me

Related terms[edit]

  • îmi (unstressed form)

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Saterland Frisian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mie

  1. oblique of iek; me

References[edit]

  • mie” in Saterfriesisches Wörterbuch

Tarantino[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mie m (feminine meje)

  1. mine