yee

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See also: yêe, yééʼ, and yę́ę

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Pronoun[edit]

yee (personal pronoun)

  1. (archaic and Geordie) you (the people being addressed).
  2. obsolete emphatic of ye
    • 1667, John Milton, Paradise Lost Book V
      Speak yee who best can tell, ye sons of light,
      Angels, for yee behold him, and with songs
      And choral symphonies, Day without Night,
      Circle his Throne, rejoycing, yee in Heav'n,
      On Earth joyn all yee Creatures to extoll.

Interjection[edit]

yee

  1. (slang, chiefly Northern California) yes

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Luganda[edit]

Adverb[edit]

yee

  1. yes

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References[edit]

p. 152, The Essentials of Luganda, J. D. Chesswas, 4th edition. Oxford University Press: Nairobi. 1967.

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Navajo[edit]

Postposition[edit]

yee

  1. with, by means of, by means of it

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