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Definition for: i

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See also I , -i , and .i

Translingual

Symbol

I

  1. See I

i

  1. i or i ( mathematics ) symbol representing the square root of -1 an imaginary number. Graphically, i is shown on the vertical (y-axis) plane. It is sometimes referred to as j
  2. ( engineering ) i represents the current flow in a circuit (in amperes) and therefore j is used to represent the square root of -1.
  3. ( linguistics ) IPA symbol representing a high tense front unrounded vowel, such as the sound of i in Spanish or Italian, or in the English word machine .

See also

Similar and Related Symbols

  • Ι and ι — Greek
  • І and і — Cyrillic I, used in Belarusian and Ukrainian
  • Ӏ — Cyrillic palochka, used in the Caucasian languages
  • ا — Arabic (alif)
  • 1 — Arabic numeral
  • Ꭵ — Cherokee (IPA: ə̃) (SAMPA: @~)
  • ᛁ — Runic
  • ɪ — IPA
  • İ and ı — Turkish

English

Pronunciation

IPA SAMPA Dictionary
/aɪ/ /aI/ /ī/

Etymology 1

Old French i , from Latin ī , from Etruscan I (i).

Noun

I or i ( plural: Is, is, I’s, i’s)

  1. The ninth letter of the English alphabet.

Bosnian

Conjunction

i

  1. and

Catalan

Etymology

From Latin et , "and".

Conjunction

i

  1. and; used to connect two similar words, phrases, sentences, etc.; as well as; together with; in addition to.
    Hi ha moltes colomes i teuladins There are many pigeons and sparrows.
    Ella escriu els articles i ell els il·lustra amb els seus dibuixos She writes the articles and he illustrates them with his drawings.

Croatian

Conjunction

i

  1. and

Danish

Preposition

i

  1. in, inside.

Irish

Pronunciation

  • IPA: [i]

Preposition

i (triggers eclipsis)

  1. in

Forms

Combined with definite article:

  1. sa (before consonants), san (before vowels): in the (sg.) (triggers lenition)
  2. sna: in the (pl.) (adds h to vowels)

Inflected forms:


Italian

Article

i

  1. Masculine plural definite article, used before words beginning with a single consonant other than z ( gli used in other cases)

Japanese

Romaji

i ( hiragana い)

  1. 胃: stomach
  1. 位: position
  1. 井: well
  1. い: hiragana letter i
  2. イ: katakana letter i

Judeo-Spanish (Ladino)

Conjunction

i

  1. and
  2. too

Latin

Verb

ī

  1. go! ( present imperative first-person singular of ire )

Norwegian

Preposition

i

  1. in

Polish

Pronunciation

IPA: /i/

Conjunction

i

  1. and
    Adam i Ewa tylko zjedli jabłko — Adam and Eve only ate an apple.
    Patrzę na nią i oczom nie wierzę I look at her and can't believe my eyes.

Scottish Gaelic

Pronoun

i

  1. she, it (3rd person singular feminine non-emphatic pronoun)

Related terms

  • ise ( emphatic )

Serbian

Conjunction

i

  1. and

See also

  • и

Slovak

Conjunction

i

  1. and
  2. as well as

Swedish

Pronoun

i

  1. ( Archaic or very formal ) you pl . .

Preposition

i

  1. in

See also

  • inuti

Tok Pisin

Syntactic particle

i

  1. Separates the subject of a sentence from the predicate, used when the subject is em , ol , or a noun.

Tupinambá

Pronoun

i

  1. He, she, it, they (with descriptive verbs)
    i porang (he/she/it is / they are beautiful)
  2. Him, her, it, them (with transitive verbs)
    a-i-kuab (i know him/her/it/them)
  3. His, her, its, their (with nouns)
    i py (his/her/its/their foot/feet)
  4. Him, her, it, them (before postpositions)
    i xupé (to him/her/it/them)

Volapük

Conjunction

i

  1. also
  2. too

Welsh

Particle

i

  1. in

Other Translations for "i"

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