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3 letters words from 'sei'

SEI 3 

2 letters words from 'sei'

ES 2IS 2
SI 2 

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sei esi sie ise eis ies

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Definitions and meaning of sei

sei

Etymology

From sei whale, from Norwegian seihval, seikval, from sei (pollock) + hval (whale). Doublet of saithe.

Noun

sei (plural seis)

  1. A sei whale.

Anagrams

  • -ies, -ise, -sie, EIS, EIs, ESI, I'se, ISE, ies, sie

Basque

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /s̺ei/, [s̺ei̯], [s̺ej]

Numeral

sei

  1. six

Declension


Corsican

Etymology

From Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs. Cognates include Italian sei and Spanish seis.

Numeral

sei

  1. six

References

  • http://infcor.adecec.net/

Fala

Etymology

From Old Portuguese seu, from Latin suus (his, her, its), from Proto-Indo-European *swoyos.

Pronoun

sei (plural seis, feminine sua, feminine plural suas)

  1. third-person singular possessive pronoun (his, her, its)
  2. third-person plural possessive pronoun (their)

Finnish

Etymology

Borrowed from Norwegian sei (saithe), via use in the 1950s and '60s on frozen fish packages of Norwegian origin.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsei̯/, [ˈs̠e̞i̯]
  • Rhymes: -ei
  • Syllabification: sei

Noun

sei

  1. (proscribed) saithe (Pollachius virens)

Declension

Synonyms

  • seiti

Derived terms

  • pakastesei

Anagrams

  • eis, esi-, ies, sie

Galician

Verb

sei

  1. first-person singular present indicative of saber

German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /zaɪ̯/

Verb

sei

  1. first-person singular subjunctive I of sein
    • 1788: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Egmont (English translation)
      Meinst du, ich sei ein Kind, oder wahnsinnig?
      Thinkest thou I am a child, or frantic?
  2. third-person singular subjunctive I of sein
    • 1788: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Egmont
      Er sieht oft aus, als wenn er in der völligen Überzeugung lebe, er sei Herr, und wolle es uns nur aus Gefälligkeit nicht fühlen lassen, [...]
      He carries himself as if he felt he were the master here, and were withheld by courtesy alone from making us feel his supremacy; [...]
  3. singular imperative of sein
    • 1788: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Egmont
      Geh deines Pfads, und sei ruhig.
      Go your way and be quiet.

Gothic

Romanization

sei

  1. Romanization of 𐍃𐌴𐌹

Italian

Etymology

From Latin sex, from Proto-Indo-European *swéḱs.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɛi/, [ˈs̪ɛi̯]
  • Hyphenation: sèi

Numeral

sei

  1. six

Adjective

sei m or f (invariable)

  1. six

Noun

sei m (invariable)

  1. six

Related terms

  • a sei zeri
  • seicentesco
  • seicento, Seicento
  • seienne
  • sei giorni
  • seimila
  • senario
  • sestante
  • sestetto
  • sestina
  • sesto

Verb

sei

  1. second-person singular indicative present of essere

See also

  • Appendix:Italian numbers

Japanese

Romanization

sei

  1. Rōmaji transcription of せい

Low German

Alternative forms

  • (more common in the western dialects, though still found in Mecklenburgisch, Western Pomeranian and Low Prussian alongside sei) se

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /zɛɪ̯/, /zaɪ̯/

Pronoun

sei

  1. (in some dialects, including, Mecklenburg, Western Pomeranian and Low Prussian, personal) Alternative form of se (she - third person singular feminine pronoun)
    (Low Prussian) Sei ös Anke.
    She is Anke (Annie).

Pronoun

sei

  1. (in some dialects, including, Mecklenburg, Western Pomeranian and Low Prussian, personal) Alternative form of se (they - third person plural pronoun)

Middle English

Etymology

From Old English .

Noun

sei

  1. Alternative form of see (sea)

Descendants

  • English: sea

Mòcheno

Etymology

From Middle High German si(e) (they), merged from Old High German sie m pl, sio f pl, siu n pl, from Proto-Germanic *īz m, *ijôz f, *ijō n, the nominative plural forms of *iz. Cognate with German sie, Dutch zij.

Pronoun

sei

  1. they

Inflection

References

  • “sei” in Cimbrian, Ladin, Mòcheno: Getting to know 3 peoples. 2015. Servizio minoranze linguistiche locali della Provincia autonoma di Trento, Trento, Italy.

Norwegian Bokmål

Etymology

From Old Norse seiðr

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sæj/
  • Rhymes: -æj

Noun

sei m (definite singular seien, indefinite plural seier, definite plural seiene)

  1. pollock (Pollachius virens)

References

  • “sei” in The Bokmål Dictionary.

Norwegian Nynorsk

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /sæɪ/

Etymology 1

From Old Norse seiðr

Noun

sei m (definite singular seien, indefinite plural seiar, definite plural seiane)

  1. pollock (Pollachius virens)
Derived terms
  • seikval

Etymology 2

Verb

sei

  1. imperative of seia and seie

References

  • “sei” in The Nynorsk Dictionary.

Pennsylvania German

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈsaɪ̯/

Etymology 1

Compare German sein, Dutch zijn.

Adjective

sei

  1. (possessive) his
  2. (possessive) its
Inflection

Etymology 2

Compare German sein, Dutch zijn.

Verb

sei

  1. to be
Usage notes
  • Also used as the less common auxiliary verb to form the past tense along with the past participle.
Conjugation

References

  • Earl C. Haag, Pennsylvania German Reader and Grammar (2010)

Portuguese

Alternative forms

  • sey (obsolete)

Pronunciation

  • (Portugal) IPA(key): /sɐj/, /sej/
  • (Brazil) IPA(key): /sej/

Verb

sei

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of saber

Interjection

sei

  1. (sarcastic) yeah, right (sarcastic expression of disbelief)

Scots

Verb

sei (third-person singular present seis, present participle seiin, past saw, past participle seen)

  1. (South Scots) to see
    Div ee sei yon hoose ower there?

Sicilian

Etymology

From Latin sex.

Numeral

sei

  1. six

Zhuang

Etymology

From Chinese (MC ɕɨ).

Pronunciation

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /θei˨˦/
  • Tone numbers: sei1
  • Hyphenation: sei

Noun

sei (old orthography sei)

  1. poetry, poem

Source: wiktionary.org
  • SEGUIDILLA, (Spanish) a Spanish folk dance, a Spanish verse form of seven lines.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)