moi

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See also: Moi, MOI, möi, mọi, mới, mỗi, mo'i, and mōʻī

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmoi̯/, [ˈmo̞i̯]
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: moi
  • Rhymes: -oi

Interjection[edit]

moi

  1. hi, hello

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French moy, from Old French mei, moi, mi (me), tonic form of me, from Latin (me), from Proto-Indo-European *(e)me-, *(e)me-n- (me). More at me.

See cognates in regional languages in France : Norman mei, Gallo mai, Picard moè, Bourguignon moi, Franco-Provençal , Occitan me, Corsican me.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

moi

  1. me (first-person singular direct object pronoun)
  2. to me (first-person singular indirect object pronoun)

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Noun[edit]

moi m (uncountable)

  1. ego

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

13th century. From Old Galician and Old Portuguese mui, from muito (very).

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Adverb[edit]

moi

  1. very

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References[edit]

  • mui” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • moi” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • moi” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • moi” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

moi

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もい

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • mei (early Old French or Anglo-Norman)
  • mi (early Old French)

Etymology[edit]

Tonic form of me, from Latin .

Pronoun[edit]

moi

  1. me

Usage notes[edit]

  • Similar in terms of usage to modern French moi except it may be used as a personal object pronoun where modern French would use me :
    ele se paine de moi ocire (modern French uses me tuer or m'occire).

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Descendants[edit]

  • Middle French: moy

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

moi

  1. personal masculine nominative plural of mój

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch mooi.

Adjective[edit]

moi

  1. beautiful

Vietnamese[edit]

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Verb[edit]

moi (𫴱)

  1. to drag out something

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Noun[edit]

(classifier con) moi

  1. a kind of sea shrimp