soi

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Thai ซอย (sɔɔi).

Noun[edit]

soi (plural soi or sois)

  1. In Thailand, a side-street branching off a major street; an alley or lane.
    • 2019, The Mysterious Case of the Missing Tuk-Tuk, Zach J Brodsky, Brodsky Press, Chapter 2:
      When a motorbike sped too fast down their little side street, [...] Daeng and Nat would be revisiting many ranting conversations they'd had about motorbikes treating this tiny soi like it was the highway.

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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

soi

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ser

Bourguignon[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin serus.

Noun[edit]

soi m (plural sois)

  1. evening
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin se.

Pronoun[edit]

soi

  1. one (reflexive pronoun)
  2. oneself
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Brokskat[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

soi

  1. he

Cimbrian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German sein, sīn, from Old High German sīn, from Proto-West Germanic *sīn, from Proto-Germanic *sīnaz (his, hers, its, their own). Cognate with German sein.

Determiner[edit]

soi

  1. (Luserna) his, her, its, their

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsoi̯/, [ˈs̠o̞i̯]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Syllabification(key): soi

Verb[edit]

soi

  1. Third-person singular indicative present form of soida.
  2. Third-person singular indicative past form of soida.

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsoi̯ˣ/, [ˈs̠o̞i̯(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Syllabification(key): soi

Verb[edit]

soi

  1. Indicative present connegative form of soida.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of soida.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of soida.

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsoi̯/, [ˈs̠o̞i̯]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Syllabification(key): soi

Verb[edit]

soi

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of suoda.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French sei, accented form of se, from Latin (in accented position), from Proto-Indo-European *swé (reflexive pronoun). More at se. Cognate with Italian , Portuguese si, Spanish .

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

soi

  1. (rare) nominative pronoun reinforcing indefinite or very generalized subject; one
  2. (more commonly) Designating or reinforcing a reflexive (direct) object or the regime of a preposition
    Near-synonym: soi-même
    Pourquoi ne pense-t-on qu'à soi ?(please add an English translation of this usage example)
    1. (chiefly) oneself
      Synonym: soi-même
    2. Occasionally representing other pronouns, e.g. ourselves, or translated according to the referenced indefinite subject
  3. (dated) himself, herself, itself

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

soi

  1. inflection of soiare:
    1. second-person singular present indicative
    2. first/second/third-person singular present subjunctive
    3. third-person singular imperative

Occitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

soi

  1. first-person singular present indicative of èsser

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • sei (Anglo-Norman)
  • soy (Anglo-Norman or late Old French)

Pronoun[edit]

soi

  1. third-person singular emphatic pronoun
    1. himself
    2. herself
    3. itself
    4. oneself

Usage notes[edit]

  • Similar in terms of usage to modern French soi except it may be used as a personal object pronoun where modern French would use se
    pur ceo qe le roialme est pover et chescun homme est bosoignous de soi trover (modern French uses se trouver).

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Ottoman Turkish صوى(soy), from Common Turkic *soy.

Noun[edit]

soi n (plural soiuri)

  1. breed, kind, ilk, species, variety, race

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Sassarese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

soi

  1. masculine/feminine plural of sóiu
  2. masculine/feminine plural of sou

Pronoun[edit]

soi

  1. masculine/feminine plural of sóiu
  2. masculine/feminine plural of sou

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

soi

  1. (Chile) second-person singular voseo present indicative of ser; you are

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *k-lɔːl (to gaze at one's own reflection) (Ferlus).

Verb[edit]

soi (𤐝, 𥋸, 󱧽, 󱈗, 𬧾)

  1. to flash (light); to illuminate; to light; to give light to
  2. to look at one's image in (a mirror)
    soi gươngto look at oneself in the mirror
  3. to candle (e.g. an egg)
  4. to see closely (under a microscope, magnifier, etc.); to examine
Derived terms[edit]
Derived terms

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

soi (𪤠)

  1. alluvial island (in a river)

Etymology 3[edit]

Compare sõi, sỏi.

Adjective[edit]

soi

  1. (archaic) accomplished; experienced; well-versed in

West Makian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

soi

  1. Alternative form of sowi (smoke)

References[edit]

  • Clemens Voorhoeve (1982) The Makian languages and their neighbours[1], Pacific linguistics