Main definitions of mi in English

: mi1MI2

mi1

(British me)

noun

Music
  • 1(in solmization) the third note of a major scale.

    1. 1.1 The note E in the fixed-do system.

Origin

Late Middle English mi, representing (as an arbitrary name for the note) the first syllable of mira, taken from a Latin hymn (see solmization).

Pronunciation

mi

/mi//mē/

Main definitions of mi in English

: mi1MI2

MI2

  • 1Michigan (in official postal use).

  • 2British historical Military Intelligence.

    ‘MI5’