i

89 ENTRIES FOUND:

1i

noun, often capitalized often attributive \ˈī\

: the ninth letter of the English alphabet

: the number one in Roman numerals

plural i's or is \ˈīz\

Full Definition of I

1
a :  the 9th letter of the English alphabet
b :  a graphic representation of this letter
c :  a speech counterpart of orthographic i
2
:  one — see number table
3
:  a graphic device for reproducing the letter i
4
:  one designated i especially as the ninth in order or class
5
:  something shaped like the letter I
6
:  a unit vector parallel to the x-axis
7
[abbreviation for incomplete]
a :  a grade rating a student's work as incomplete
b :  one graded or rated with an I

Examples of I

  1. The word ice begins with an i.
  2. The word ice begins with i.

First Known Use of I

before 12th century

Rhymes with I

2i

abbreviation

Definition of I

1
industrial
2
initial
3
intelligence
4
intensity
5
interlaced
6
intransitive
7
island; isle

3i

symbol

Definition of I

imaginary unit

1I

pronoun \ˈī, ə\

: the person who is speaking or writing

Full Definition of I

:  the one who is speaking or writing <I feel fine> — compare me, mine, my, we
See Usage Discussion at me

Origin of I

Middle English, from Old English ic; akin to Old High German ih I, Latin ego, Greek egō
First Known Use: before 12th century

Other Alphabet Terms

cuneiform, linear, minuscule, pictograph, rune, symbology, wedge

Rhymes with I

2I

noun \ˈī\
plural I's or Is \ˈīz\

Definition of I

:  someone aware of possessing a personal individuality :  self

First Known Use of I

1539

3I

abbreviation

Definition of I

1
electric current
2
Indian
3
interstate
4
Israeli

4I

symbol

Definition of I

iodine

i

abbreviation    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of I

1
incisor
2
optically inactive

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