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English

Pronunciation

Initialism

ni

  1. (linguistics) noun inanimate

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Basque

Pronoun

ni

  1. I (first person singular personal pronoun)

Bosnian

Etymology

From Old Church Slavonic ни (ni), from Proto-Slavic *ni (nor, not), from Proto-Balto-Slavic *nei, from Proto-Indo-European *nei.

Particle

ni [[Category:Template:lang:bs particles|ni]]

  1. neither, nor

Conjunction

ni [[Category:Template:lang:bs conjunctions|ni]]

  1. not

Breton

Pronoun

ni

  1. we (first-person plural personal pronoun)

Croatian

Etymology

From Old Church Slavonic ни (ni), from Proto-Slavic *ni (nor, not), from Proto-Balto-Slavic *nei, from Proto-Indo-European *nei.

Particle

ni

  1. neither, nor

Conjunction

ni

  1. not

Danish

Numeral

ni

  1. nine

Esperanto

Pronoun

ni

  1. we (first-person plural personal pronoun)

French

Pronunciation

Conjunction

ni ... ni

  1. nor, neither ... nor

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soit


Hungarian

Pronunciation

Interjection

ni

  1. lo!, look!
    itt van ni - look! here it is!

Ido

Pronoun

ni

  1. (personal) We (first-person plural personal pronoun).

Interlingua

Alternative forms

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ia:Template:lang:la derivations]] nec (and not).

Adverb

ni

  1. and not.
    Io non sape, ni vole saper (I don’t know, and I don’t want to know)
  2. Neither, nor.
    Illo ni me place ni displace (I neither pleases me nor displeases me)
  3. And, or (following a "with no" or "without").
    Nos debe resister sin aqua ni alimento (We must resist with no water or food)

Japanese

Particle

ni (hiragana )

  1. to (indirect object)
  2. in (with certain actions)
  3. to; toward
  4. by
  5. in order to
  6. (used after many nouns, forms an adverb)

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Noun

ni (hiragana )

  1. : two

Latin

Alternative spellings

  • nei (in old orthography)

Etymology

Identical with ne and the prim. form, whence nisi (that is to say si ni).

Adverb

ni

  1. not, if...not, unless- an absolutely negative particle like ne so only in combinations

Derived terms

Conjunction

ni

  1. not, that not, unless; like ne in imperative and international clauses
    Ni quid tibi hinc in spem referas.
    Vinum aliudve quid ni laudato.
    Numa constituit, ut pisces, qui squamosi non essent, ni pollucerent ... ni qui ad polluctum emerent.

Mandarin

Pronoun

ni (Pinyin nǐ)

  1. you
    ni jiao shenme mingzi? What is your name?
    ni xiang mǎi na ben shu? "Which book do you want to buy?"
    ni shuo Yingyu ma? — Do you speak English?
    (nǐ shuō Yīngyǔ ma? — 你说英语吗?)
    ni shi nali ren? "Where are you from?"

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Pinyin syllable

ni

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of four tones, , , , or .

Usage notes

  • English transcriptions of Chinese speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Chinese language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Norwegian

Pronunciation

/ni/

Cardinal number

ni

  1. nine

Portuguese

Etymology

From Ancient Greek νῦ (nu)

Noun

ni f.

  1. The thirteenth letter of the Greek alphabet: nu.

Romanian

Pronoun

ni (dative form of noi; form of ne)

  1. to us

Usage notes

This word is used when ne (which is dative) is combined with the following accusatives:

  • îl (the accusative of el, contracted as ni-l)
  • îi (the accusative of ei, contracted as ni-i)
  • le (the accusative of ele)
  • se (the reflexive accusative of all third-person pronouns)

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Serbian

Etymology

From Old Church Slavonic ни (ni), from Proto-Slavic *ni (nor, not), from Proto-Balto-Slavic *nei, from Proto-Indo-European *nei.

Particle

ni (Cyrillic spelling: ни)

  1. neither, nor

Conjunction

ni (Cyrillic spelling: ни)

  1. not

Spanish

Conjunction

ni ... ni

  1. Neither ... nor.

Swahili

Verb form

ni

  1. is

Swedish

Pronunciation

/ni/

Pronoun

ni

  1. you (second-person singular nominative formal) (capitalized Ni, rare in modern use)
  2. you (plural nominative)

Tagalog

Preposition

ni

  1. Objective marker for personal names - objective form of si; functional equivalent of ng
  2. of - possessive particle. Used only with personal names. e.g. bisikleta ni Juan - Juan's bicycle

Uzbek

Particle

ni (ни)

  1. accusative case marker. It is placed after the direct object of a transitive verb.
    • Men O'zbek tilini o'rganyapman.
      "I am studying Uzbek."

Welsh

Pronunciation

Pronoun

ni

  1. us; we.

Adverb

ni

  1. not.

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