voi

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See also: vòi, või, vơi, với, vời, and vợi

Aromanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin vōs, from Proto-Italic *wōs. Compare Daco-Romanian voi.

Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. (second-person plural pronoun, nominative form) you (plural), you all (group being addressed)

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Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. (long/stressed accusative form) you (group being addressed)

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Etymology 2[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *voleō, from Latin volō. Compare Daco-Romanian vrea, vreau (variant voi), Istriot vuoi, Italian volere, voglio.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

voi (third-person singular present indicative va, past participle vrutã)

  1. I want.
  2. I love.
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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

voi

  1. first-person singular present indicative of dir

Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vōs. Compare Italian and Romanian voi, French vous.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. (second-person plural pronoun, oblique case) you

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋoi̯/
  • Hyphenation: voi
  • Rhymes: -oi

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *voi, From Proto-Finno-Ugric *woje. Cognates include Hungarian vaj, Estonian või, Northern Sami vuodja, and Ter Sami vɨjj.

Noun[edit]

voi

  1. butter
Declension[edit]
Inflection of voi (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative voi voit
genitive voin voiden
voitten
partitive voita voita
illative voihin voihin
singular plural
nominative voi voit
accusative nom. voi voit
gen. voin
genitive voin voiden
voitten
partitive voita voita
inessive voissa voissa
elative voista voista
illative voihin voihin
adessive voilla voilla
ablative voilta voilta
allative voille voille
essive voina voina
translative voiksi voiksi
instructive voin
abessive voitta voitta
comitative voineen
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Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Interjection[edit]

voi

  1. oh
    voi ei! (oh no!)
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Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

voi

  1. Third-person singular indicative present form of voida.
  2. Third-person singular indicative past form of voida.
  3. Indicative present connegative form of voida.
  4. Second-person singular imperative present form of voida.
  5. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of voida.
    • Älä voi hyvin!
      • Don't do well!

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *voi, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *woje. Cognates include Hungarian vaj, Estonian või, Northern Sami vuodja, and Ter Sami vɨjj.

Noun[edit]

voi ‎(genitive voin, partitive voita)

  1. butter

Declension[edit]


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vōs, from Old Latin vōs, from Proto-Italic *wōs.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. The second person plural familiar pronoun, voi refers to the persons who are spoken or written to: you.

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

voi

  1. rafsi of vofli.

Cmavo[edit]

voi

  1. Introduces a non-veridical restrictive relative clause: which-I-describe-as.
    ta voi nanmu cu ninmu
    That-thing which-I-describe-as a-man is-a-woman.
    That guy is actually a woman.
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Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin vōs, from Old Latin vōs, from Proto-Italic *wōs

Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. (nominative form) you (group being addressed)
Declension[edit]
Nominative
voi
Accusative
stressed unstressed
voi
Genitive
Singular Plural
m & n f m f & n
vostru voastră voștri voastre
Dative
stressed unstressed
vouă
Reflexive
Accusative Dative
stressed unstressed stressed unstressed
voi vouă
Synonyms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

voi ‎(stressed accusative form of voi)

  1. (direct object, preceded by preposition, such as "pe", "cu", "la" or "pentru") you (group being addressed)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Formed on the basis of voi, the variant first person singular of vrea (normally vreau), possibly from Vulgar Latin *voleō ‎(a root) for Latin volō. Compare Aromanian voi.

Verb[edit]

(eu) voi ‎(modal auxiliary, first-person singular form of vrea, used with infinitives to form future indicative tenses)

  1. (I) will
singular plural
1st person 2nd person 3rd person 1st person 2nd person 3rd person
eu tu el/ea noi voi ei/ele
voi vei va vom veți vor
Usage notes[edit]

As a modal auxiliary, voi and its other forms are used with the infinitive forms of verbs.

  • Voi mânca când vreau.
    I will eat when I want to
  • Crezi tu că vor veni?
    Do you think they will they come?

Etymology 3[edit]

Uncertain. Possibly from voie and influenced by the above and vrea (compare variant vroi). Compare Slavic voliti.

Verb[edit]

a voi ‎(third-person singular present voiește, past participle voit4th conj.

  1. to want
  2. to want to, intend, be inclined to
Synonyms[edit]
Conjugation[edit]
infinitive a voi
gerund voind
past participle voit
person singular plural
first second third first second third
indicative eu tu el noi voi ei
present voiesc
(voi)
voiești
(vei)
voiește
(va)
voim
(vom)
voiți
(veți)
voiesc
(vor)
imperfect voiam voiai voia voiam voiați voiau
preterite voii voiși voi voirăm voirăți voiră
pluperfect voisem voiseși voise voiserăm voiserăți voiseră
subjunctive să eu să tu să el să noi să voi să ei
present voiesc voiești voiască voim voiți voiască
imperative - tu - - voi -
voiește voiți
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Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *voi, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *woje.

Noun[edit]

voi

  1. butter

Inflection[edit]

Inflection of voi
nominative sing. voi
genitive sing. voin
partitive sing. void
partitive plur. void
singular plural
nominative voi void
accusative voin void
genitive voin voiden
partitive void void
essive-instructive voin voin
translative voikš voikš
inessive voiš voiš
elative voišpäi voišpäi
illative  ? voihe
adessive voil voil
ablative voilpäi voilpäi
allative voile voile
abessive voita voita
comitative voinke voidenke
prolative voidme voidme
approximative I voinno voidenno
approximative II voinnoks voidennoks
egressive voinnopäi voidennopäi
terminative I  ? voihesai
terminative II voilesai voilesai
terminative III voissai
additive I  ? voihepäi
additive II voilepäi voilepäi

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References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “масло”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Vietnamese ‎(uoi), from Proto-Vietic *-vɔːj; compare archaic Chinese ‎(vi, vị)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier con) voi ‎(, 𤠅, 𤢇)

  1. (zoology) elephant

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