voi

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Aromanian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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

Pronoun[edit]

voi

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

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 Romanian vrea, vreau (variant voi), Istriot vuoi, Italian volere, voglio, Sicilian vuliri, vogghiu, Friulian volê, vuei, Catalan voler, vull, French vouloir, veux (Old French voleir, voil, vuel).

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

Bourguignon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French veoir, from Latin videre, present active infinitive of video.

Verb[edit]

voi

  1. to see
    Les houmes n'aiveint de lote vie jaimois voizu teis princes que ceus-lai tant ai sont vaillants et porfaits
    The men had never seen such vaillant and perfect princes as those

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Corsican[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vos, from Old Latin vos, from Proto-Italic *wōs. Cognates include Italian voi and Romanian voi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. ye, you (plural)

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Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

voi

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

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *voi, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *waje. Cognates include Estonian või, Northern Sami vuodja, Erzya ой (oj) and Hungarian vaj.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋoi̯/, [ˈʋo̞i̯]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Syllabification: voi

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
Possessive forms of voi (type maa)
possessor singular plural
1st person voini voimme
2nd person voisi voinne
3rd person voinsa
Derived terms[edit]
Compounds[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *voi (compare Ingrian voi, Karelian voi, Livonian võih, Ludian voi, Veps voi).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋoi̯/, [ˈʋo̞i̯]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Syllabification: voi

Interjection[edit]

voi

  1. oh, bloody, damn, too (used as fortifier before depletives, mild and vulgar alike)
    Voi ei!Oh no!
    Voi hyvä Luoja!Oh my God!
    Voi helvetti!Bloody hell! / Damn it! / Dammit!
    Voi vittu! / Voi perkele! / Voi saatana!Oh fuck! / Fuck! / Fuck it!
    Voi hitto! / Voi hurja!Buggers!
    Voi kiesus!Jesus!
    Voi sentään!Too bad!
  2. poor (used to express sympathy)
    Voi sinua!Poor you!
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Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋoi̯/, [ˈʋo̞i̯]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Syllabification: voi

Verb[edit]

voi

  1. third-person singular indicative present of voida
    Hän voi auttaa.
    S/he can help.
  2. third-person singular indicative past of voida

Etymology 4[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈʋoi̯ˣ/, [ˈʋo̞i̯(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Syllabification: voi

Verb[edit]

voi

  1. indicative present connegative of voida
    (Minä) en/ (Sinä) et/ Hän ei/ (Me) emme/ (Te) ette/ He eivät/ voi auttaa.
    I/You/He (She)/We/You/They/ cannot help.
  2. second-person singular imperative present of voida
    Voi hyvin!
    Do well!
  3. second-person singular imperative present connegative of voida
    Älä voi hyvin!
    Don't do well!

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Voita.

From Proto-Finnic *voi, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *waje. Cognates include Finnish voi and Estonian või.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

voi (genitive voin, partitive voita)

  1. butter
Declension[edit]
Declension of voi (type 8/maa, no gradation)
singular plural
nominative voi voit
genitive voin voijen
partitive voita voita
illative voihe voihe
inessive vois vois
elative voist voist
allative voille voille
adessive voil voil
ablative voilt voilt
translative voiks voiks
essive voinna, voin voinna, voin
exessive1) voint voint
1) obsolete
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)
**) the comitative is formed by adding the suffix -ka? or -kä? to the genitive.
Chernyavskij's declension of voi
singular plural
nominative voi voit
genitive voin voijjen
partitive voita voita
illative voihe voihe
inessive voiz voiz
elative voist voist
allative voille voille
adessive voil voil
ablative voilt voilt
translative voiks voiks
essive voin voin
*) the accusative corresponds with either the genitive (sg) or nominative (pl)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *voi. Cognates include Finnish voi and Estonian voi.

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

voi

  1. oh, woe

Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

voi

  1. third-person singular indicative past of voija

References[edit]

  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 675
  • Vitalij Chernyavskij (2005) Ižoran keel (Ittseopastaja)[1], page 194

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈvoj/[1]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -oj
  • Hyphenation: vói

Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. you (second person plural)

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See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ voi in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

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Latgalian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Livonian voi. Akin to Latvian vai.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

voi

  1. or

References[edit]

  • Nicole Nau (2011) A short grammar of Latgalian, München: LINCOM GmbH, →ISBN

Ludian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *voi.

Noun[edit]

voi

  1. butter

Middle Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *-vɔːj.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

voi (, 𤠅, 𤢇)

  1. (zoology) elephant
    voi dữwild elephant
    vòi voielephant trunk
    Voi mẹp.
    The elephant lies down (to allow a human to mount).
    bành voian elephant's howdah
    Voi thăóc (kêu, róu᷄).
    The elephant trumpets.

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Vietnamese: voi

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Piedmontese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. you (second person plural)

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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 for Latin volō. Compare Aromanian voi.

See also further information at va.

Verb[edit]

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

  1. (I) will
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 come?

Etymology 3[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

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

  1. to want
    Synonym: vrea
  2. to want to, intend, be inclined to
    Synonym: intenționa
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Sassarese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin vōs, from Proto-Italic *wōs, from the oblique forms of Proto-Indo-European *yū́.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

voi

  1. you (plural)

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References[edit]

  • Rubattu, Antoninu (2006) Dizionario universale della lingua di Sardegna, 2nd edition, Sassari: Edes

Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

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

Derived terms[edit]

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 (voi), from Proto-Vietic *-vɔːj. Related to vòi (trunk).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(classifier con) voi (, 𤠅, 𤢇)

  1. an elephant (mammal)

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