Definitions for LIli

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word LI

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

lili(n.)(pl.)li.

  1. a Chinese unit of distance, equivalent to about ? of a mile (0.5 km).

    Category: Weights and Measures

Origin of li:

1580–90; < Chin

Lili(n.)(pl.)Lis; Li.

  1. a member of a people living on the island of Hainan in S China.

    Category: Peoples

  2. the language of the Li.

    Category: Peoples

Li*

  1. lithium.

    Category: Chemistry

* Chem. Symbol..

L.I.

  1. Long Island.

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lithium, Li, atomic number 3(noun)

    a soft silver-white univalent element of the alkali metal group; the lightest metal known; occurs in several minerals

  2. li(adj)

    Chinese distance measure; approximately 0.5 kilometers

  3. fifty-one, 51, li(adj)

    being one more than fifty

Wiktionary

  1. Li(ProperNoun)

    of Chinese origin, a transcription of u674E (pinyin: Lu01D0)

  2. Li(ProperNoun)

    of Chinese origin, a transcription of other less common names such as u9ECE (Lu00ED) and u7406 (Lu01D0)

  3. Li(ProperNoun)

    of Korean origin, a variant of Lee and Rhee (Hanja: u674E; Hangul: uC774 & uB9AC)

  4. Origin: From 鬲.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Li(noun)

    a Chinese measure of distance, being a little more than one third of a mile

  2. Li(noun)

    a Chinese copper coin; a cash. See Cash

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Li

    a Chinese mile, equal to one-third of an English mile.

Translation

Find a translation for the LI definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these LI definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"LI." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 20 Aug. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/LI>.

Are we missing a good definition for LI?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for LI: