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Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Mypronoun possessive.

    Belonging to me. My is used before a substantive, and mine anciently and properly before a vowel. My is now commonly used indifferently before both. My is used when the substantive follows, and mine when it goes before: as, this is my book; this book is mine.

    Her feet she in my neck doth place. Edmund Spenser.

    I conclude my reply with the words of a Christian poet. John Bramhall.

    If my soul had free election
    To dispose of her affection. Edmund Waller.

    I shall present my reader with a journal. Addison.


  1. my

    "My" is a possessive adjective that is used to show ownership or association. It is typically used to indicate ownership of a person or thing by the speaker or writer.

  2. My

    "My" is a possessive adjective that indicates ownership or possession by the speaker or writer. It is used to describe something that belongs to or is associated with the person referred to.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Myadjective

    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

  2. Etymology: [OE. mi, fr. min. See Mine, and cf., for loss of n, A, a., An, a.]


  1. my

    .my is the Internet country code top-level domain for Malaysia. The Malaysia Network Information Centre is currently the registry and registrar for the domain, in charge of registration, billing, system administration, and policies and operation of the domain. MYNIC was previously a division of MIMOS Berhad, a research and development government corporation, before it was incorporated on 24 May 2006.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. My

    (when emphatic or distinct) mī, (otherwise) me, poss. adj. belonging to me. [Contr. of mine, A.S. mín, of me.]

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. MY

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, My is ranked #65244 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The My surname appeared 304 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname My.

    82.8% or 252 total occurrences were Asian.
    9.5% or 29 total occurrences were White.
    2.9% or 9 total occurrences were Black.
    2.3% or 7 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    2.3% or 7 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'My' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #68

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'My' in Written Corpus Frequency: #76

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of My in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of My in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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