thi

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See also: Thi, thì, thị, Thị, ʈʰi, and þi

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *ćūs < *ćūs < *sūs, from Proto-Indo-European *suHs. Compare English sow, Ancient Greek ὗς (hûs), Latvian sivēns, and Latin sūs.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

thi m (indefinite plural thi, definite singular thiu, definite plural thitë)

  1. pig

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Schumacher, Stefan; Matzinger, Joachim, Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Albanische Forschungen; 33) (in German), Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, 2013, →ISBN, page 226

Anong[edit]

Noun[edit]

thi

  1. water

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Schuessler, A. (2007) ABC Etymological Dictionary of Old Chinese. Honolulu, University of Hawaiʻi Press.
→ISBN, page 241: "It is not clear if and how the following may be related: Kachin bop ‘foam, froth’ (= swelling water), Rawang (Nung) thi bop ‘bubble’ (thi ‘water’)

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish thi, thy, Old Norse því, dative singular of þat, cognate with Swedish ty (therefore).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈti/, [ˈtˢi], [ˈtˢiˀ]

Conjunction[edit]

thi

  1. (dated) for (coordinating conjunction introducing an explanation)
    Synonym: for
  2. (archaic) therefore
    thi kendes for ret (phrase used in courtrooms to introduce the verdict)
    it is held that
    Synonym: derfor

References[edit]

thi” in Den Danske Ordbog


Drehu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

thi

  1. (anatomy) breast

References[edit]


Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

thī

  1. vocative singular of thīus

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Determiner[edit]

thi

  1. Alternative spelling of þi (thy)

Etymology 2[edit]

Determiner[edit]

thi

  1. Alternative spelling of þi (the)

Etymology 3[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

thi

  1. Alternative spelling of þi (thee)

Etymology 4[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

thi

  1. Alternative spelling of þi (they)

Etymology 5[edit]

Adverb[edit]

thi

  1. Alternative spelling of þi (the)

Etymology 6[edit]

Noun[edit]

thi (plural thies)

  1. Alternative spelling of þi (thigh)

Northern Ndebele[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-tɪ̀ (say, quote).

Verb[edit]

-thí

  1. to say

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse því.

Adverb[edit]

thi

  1. (archaic or poetic) because, for, since

Synonyms[edit]


Old Frisian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þiz.

Pronoun[edit]

thī

  1. accusative/dative of thū
Inflection[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • West Frisian: dy

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *sa.

Alternative forms[edit]

Article[edit]

thī m (definite)

  1. that
  2. the

Old Saxon[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *þiz.

Pronoun[edit]

thī

  1. thee, you

Declension[edit]


Southern Ndebele[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-tɪ̀ (say, quote).

Verb[edit]

-thi

  1. to say

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Tarao[edit]

Noun[edit]

thi

  1. blood

References[edit]

  • 2002, Chungkham Yashwanta Singh, Tarao Grammar

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun[edit]

(classifier bài) thi

  1. (literary) poetry
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (SV: thí).

Verb[edit]

thi

  1. to compete
  2. to take an examination

Welsh[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

thi

  1. Aspirate mutation of ti.

Usage notes[edit]

Aspirate mutation is often not applied to the pronoun ti after a, â, gyda etc., even by speakers who consistently use the mutation with other words.

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ti di unchanged unchanged or thi
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

thi

  1. Aspirate mutation of ti (tee).

Mutation[edit]

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
ti di nhi thi
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Xhosa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-tɪ̀ (say, quote).

Verb[edit]

-thi

  1. (intransitive) to say

Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.


Zulu[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Bantu *-tɪ̀ (say, quote).

Verb[edit]

-thi

  1. (intransitive) to say
  2. (intransitive) to think, to imagine, to consider, to believe, to suppose
Inflection[edit]

This verb needs an inflection-table template.

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Pronoun[edit]

-thi

  1. Combining stem of thina.

References[edit]