my
I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English mīn, from mīn, suppletive genitive of ic I; akin to Old English me Date: 12th century 1. of or relating to me or myself especially as possessor, agent, object of an action, or familiar person <
my car
>
<
my injuries
>
<
my man
>
2. — used interjectionally to express surprise and sometimes reduplicated <
my oh my
>
— used also interjectionally with names of various parts of the body to express doubt or disapproval <
my foot
>
II. abbreviation million years

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • my — [ maı ] determiner *** My can be used in the following ways: as a possessive determiner (followed by a noun), being a possessive form of I: I ve lost my sunglasses. as an interjection: My! How the children have grown! 1. ) used for showing that… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • .my — Введение 1987 Тип домена национальный домен верхнего уровня Статус действующий DNSSEC Есть Веб сайт domainregistry.my …   Википедия

  • MY — or my commonly refers to the first person, possessive adjective in the English language, see I (pronoun). It may also refer to: My (name), as in My Holmsten and My Skarsgård Burmese language (ISO 639 alpha 2, my) Motoryacht MAXjet Airways IATA… …   Wikipedia

  • My — 〈n. 15; 〉 zwölfter Buchstabe des griech. Alphabets * * * My [zwölfter Buchstabe des griech. Alphabets]; S: Mü, (engl.:) Mu; als Buchstabe µ: 1) Vorsatzzeichen für Mikro ; 2) Einheitenzeichen für versch. Magnetons u. magnetische Momente,… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • my- — ↑ myo . * * * my , My : ↑ myo , Myo . * * * my , My : ↑myo , ↑Myo . myo , Myo , (vor Vokalen:) my , My [griech. mỹs (Gen.: myós)] <Best. in Zus. mit der Bed.> …   Universal-Lexikon

  • My — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. {{{image}}}   Sigles d une seule lettre > Sigles de deux lettres   Sigles de trois lettres …   Wikipédia en Français

  • my- — my(o) ♦ Élément, du gr. mus « muscle ». my(o) élément, du gr. mus, muscle . ⇒MY(O) , (MY , MYO )élém. formant Élém. tiré du gr. , «muscle», toujours vivant, servant …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • My — (m[imac]), a. & poss. pron. [OE. mi, fr. min. See {Mine}, and cf., for loss of n, {A}, a., {An}, a.] Of or belonging to me; used always attributively; as, my body; my book; mine is used in the predicate; as, the book is mine. See {Mine}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • My — [my:] das; [s], s <aus gr. mỹ>: 1. zwölfter Buchstabe des griech. Alphabets: M, μ. 2. Kurzform von ↑Mikron …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • my — (pron.) c.1200, mi, reduced form of MINE (Cf. mine) used before words beginning in consonants except h (my father, but mine enemy), and from 14c. before all nouns. As interjection, by 1825, probably a shortened form of my God! …   Etymology dictionary

  • .my — es el Dominio de Nivel Superior geográfico (ccTLD) para Malasia. Véase también DNS Lista de dominios de Internet Enlaces externos IANA .my Categoría: Dominios de Internet por país …   Wikipedia Español

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