ami

[ a-mee; English a-mee, ah-mee ]
/ aˈmi; English æˈmi, ɑˈmi /
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noun, plural a·mis [a-mee; English a-meez, ah-meez] /aˈmi; English æˈmiz, ɑˈmiz/. French.

a friend, especially a male friend.
a boyfriend or male lover.

Nearby words

  1. amga,
  2. amgun,
  3. amhara,
  4. amharic,
  5. amherst,
  6. amiability,
  7. amiable,
  8. amianthoid,
  9. amianthus,
  10. amic

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British Dictionary definitions for ami

ami

/ French (ami) /

noun

a male friend
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Word Origin and History for ami

ami

n.

14c., "friend lover," from Old French amy, ami (see Amy).

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