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Alternative forms

Symbol

I

  1. First, as in George I (read, in English, as George the first).
  2. (chemistry) Symbol for iodine.
  3. (physics) Isotopic spin.
  4. (license plate codes) Italy
  5. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Electrical current.
  6. (biochemistry) IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for isoleucine

Cardinal number

I (upper case Roman numeral, lower case i)

  1. cardinal number one.

See also

References

  • I” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
  • I” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.

English

Pronunciation

Homophones

Etymology 1

Abbreviation.

Abbreviation

I

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) interstate

Etymology 2

Noun

Singular
I

Plural
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  1. The capitalised ninth letter of the English alphabet, preceded by H and followed by J.

Etymology 3

Middle English ik, ich, i, from Old English , from Proto-Indo-European *éǵh₂om. Cognate with Dutch ik, German ich, Swedish jag; and with Latin ego (Spanish yo etc.), Ancient Greek ἐγώ, Russian я, Polish ja.

Pronoun

I personal pronoun (objective me, possessive my, possessive noun mine, reflexive myself)

  1. The speaker or writer, referred to as the grammatical subject of a sentence.
Inflection
object me
reflexive myself
possessive mine or my

Noun

Singular
I

Plural
-

I (-)
  1. (metaphysics) The ego.
Synonyms
Translations

References

  • I” in The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition, Houghton Mifflin Company, 2000.
  • I” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.0.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.
  • I” in WordNet 2.0, Princeton University, 2003.

Danish

Pronoun

I (personal pronoun, plural)

  1. you, you all.

Related terms


Finnish

Noun

I

  1. improbatur

Romanian

Pronunciation

Letter

I (capital, lowercase i)

  1. The eleventh letter of the Romanian alphabet generally representing the phoneme /i/. Preceded by H and followed by Î.

Usage notes

  • Before and after vowels, this letter usually takes on the sound of /j/
    ianuarie /'ja.nu.a.ri.e/
    femei /fe'mej/
  • At the ends of words (except verb infinitives, and those ending in a consonant cluster ending in l or r), the letter palatalizes the previous syllable and is "whispered": /ʲ/
    băieţi /bə'jeʦʲ/

Swedish

Pronoun

I (personal pronoun)

  1. (obsolete) you (second person plural)

Synonyms

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