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See also shī, shí, shǐ, and shì

English

Pronoun

shi

  1. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Alternative form of sie.

Albanian

Noun

shi m.

  1. rain

Aromanian

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:rup:Template:lang:la derivations]] sic. Compare to Daco-Romanian şi.

Pronunciation

Conjunction

shi

  1. and
  2. also

Dena'ina

Pronoun

shi

  1. I (first-person singular)

Related terms


Japanese

Noun

shi (hiragana )

  1. : four
  2. : teacher
  3. : civil service
  4. : poem, verse
  5. : death
  6. : city, town
  7. : hiragana letter shi
  8. : katakana letter shi

Mandarin

Verb

shi (Pinyin shì, simplified )

  1. be
    wo shi Yingguoren. "I am British." (Literal meaning: I am a British person.)
    ni shi nali ren? "Where are you from?"
    shíjiàn shi jianyan zhenli de biaozhun. "Practice is the standard for testing truth."
    Chengdu shi Zhongguo xinan de da chengshi. — Chengdu is a big city of the southwest China.
    (Chéngdū shì Zhōngguó xīnán de dà Chéngshì. — 成都是中国西南的大城市.)
    ta shi yige chéngshí de haizi. — She/he is an honest child.
    (tā shì yīge chéngshí de háizi. — 她/他是一个诚实的孩子.)

Verb

shi (Pinyin shǐ)

  1. make
    suiran juli hen yuan, danshi Internet shǐ women kaojin. -- "We are closed with each other by Internet though far apart."

Pinyin

shi (form of shi0 or shi5)

  1. : the brain
  2. : recognize, understand, know
  3. : recognize, understand, know

Pinyin syllable

shi

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

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.


Scots

Pronunciation

Pronoun

shi

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

Usage notes

Used alongside the English she (IPA: /ʃiː/).

See also

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