yo


yo
pron.
I.
yo me llamo Luis I'm called Luis
* * *
yo
pronombre
1 I
el jefe soy yo I'm the boss
soy yo it's me
fui yo quien se lo dijo it was me who told him
entre tú y yo between you and me
yo en tu lugar ... if I were you ...
yo que tú ... if I were you ...
nombre masculino el yo
1 the ego, the self
* * *
pron.
1) I
2) me
* * *
1. PRON PERS
1) [sujeto] I

Carlos y yo no fuimos — Carlos and I didn't go

yo no soy de los que exageran — I'm not one to exaggerate

¡y yo que confiaba en ti! — and to think that I trusted you!

yo que tú — if I were you

-¿quién es? -soy yo — "who is it?" - "it's me"

-¿quién lo dijo? -yo no — "who said that?" - "not me"

lo hice yo misma — I did it myself

2) [en comparaciones, después de prep] me

es más delgada que yo — she is slimmer than me o than I am

que esto quede entre tú y yo — this is between you and me

nos lo comeremos entre tú y yo — we'll eat it between us

2.
SM
(Psic)

el yo — the self, the ego

* * *
I
pronombre personal
a) (como sujeto) I

¿quién quería verme? - yo no — who wanted to see me? - not me o it wasn't me

¿quién quiere más? - yo! — who wants some more? - me! o I do!

soy yo — it's me

fui yo el que llamó — it was me o (frml) I who called

¿quién, yo? — who?, me?

yo misma — myself

estoy cansada - yo también — I'm tired - so am I o me too

¿y yo qué? — what about me?

yo que tú/él — if I were you/him

yo misma — myself

b) (en comparaciones, con ciertas preposiciones) me

come más que yo — he eats more than me o more than I do

es tan alto como yo — he's as tall as me o as tall as I am

llegó después que yo — she arrived after me

se sentó entre Isabel y yo — he sat between Isabel and me

lo preparamos entre Charo y yo — Charo and I prepared it between us

II
masculino

el yo — the ego

* * *
= I, I for one.
Nota: Utilizado por énfasis.
Ex. Under 'American Scholar' he found editions published beginning, I believe, in the 1880s.
Ex. And I for one would urge that more time be given to try to fashion the best possible code since the greatest costs lie ahead of us.
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* entre tú y yo = between you and me, between ourselves.
* es lo que yo pienso = my two cents' worth.
* según yo = in my books.
* yo mismo = myself.
* yo también = same here, me too.
* * *
I
pronombre personal
a) (como sujeto) I

¿quién quería verme? - yo no — who wanted to see me? - not me o it wasn't me

¿quién quiere más? - yo! — who wants some more? - me! o I do!

soy yo — it's me

fui yo el que llamó — it was me o (frml) I who called

¿quién, yo? — who?, me?

yo misma — myself

estoy cansada - yo también — I'm tired - so am I o me too

¿y yo qué? — what about me?

yo que tú/él — if I were you/him

yo misma — myself

b) (en comparaciones, con ciertas preposiciones) me

come más que yo — he eats more than me o more than I do

es tan alto como yo — he's as tall as me o as tall as I am

llegó después que yo — she arrived after me

se sentó entre Isabel y yo — he sat between Isabel and me

lo preparamos entre Charo y yo — Charo and I prepared it between us

II
masculino

el yo — the ego

* * *
= I, I for one.
Nota: Utilizado por énfasis.

Ex: Under 'American Scholar' he found editions published beginning, I believe, in the 1880s.

Ex: And I for one would urge that more time be given to try to fashion the best possible code since the greatest costs lie ahead of us.
* entre tú y yo = between you and me, between ourselves.
* es lo que yo pienso = my two cents' worth.
* según yo = in my books.
* yo mismo = myself.
* yo también = same here, me too.

* * *
yo1
pron pers
1 (como sujeto) I
¿quién quería verme? — yo no who wanted to see me? — not me o it wasn't me
¿quién quiere más helado? — ¡yo! who wants more ice cream? — me! o I do!
¿quién es? — soy yo who is it? — it's me
fui yo el que llamó it was me o (frml) I who called
¿y tú qué haces aquí? — ¿quién, yo? what are you doing here? — who, me?
lo pinté yo misma I painted it myself
estoy cansada — yo también I'm tired — so am I o me too
¿y yo qué? ¿no como? what about me? don't I get anything to eat?
yo que tú/él or (crit) yo de ti/él if I were you/him, if I was you/him (colloq)
yo, Juan Gutiérrez, certifico que … (frml); I, Juan Gutiérrez, hereby certify that …
2 (en comparaciones, con ciertas preposiciones) me
come más que yo he eats more than me o more than I do
es tan alto como yo he's as tall as me o as tall as I am
llegó después que yo she arrived after me o after I did
se sentó entre Isabel y yo he sat between Isabel and me
lo preparamos entre Charo y yo Charo and I prepared it between us
todos excepto Juan y yo everyone except Juan and me o Juan and myself
Compuesto:
Yo Pecador
masculine Confiteor
yo2
masculine
el yo the ego
* * *

 

yo pron pers
a) (como sujeto) I;

yo que tú if I were you;

¿quién quiere más? — ¡yo! who wants some more? — me! o I do!;
soy yo it's me;
¿quién, yo? who, me?;
yo misma myself;
estoy cansada — yo también I'm tired — so am I o me too
b) (en comparaciones, con ciertas preposiciones) me;

come más que yo he eats more than me o more than I do;

llegó después que yo she arrived after me
yo pron pers I: ¿quién está ahí?, - soy yo, who is there?, - it's me
no hay nada entre Paco y yo, there's nothing between Paco and me
yo mismo, I myself
'yo' also found in these entries:
Spanish:
advertir
- balde
- bastarse
- campante
- caso
- cierta
- cierto
- comida
- comido
- coña
- cotarro
- decir
- decirse
- distraerse
- doblarse
- doble
- encargarse
- encuadrar
- enterarse
- entre
- espalda
- estarse
- fregar
- frescura
- gasto
- gracia
- idea
- igual
- incluso
- inri
- intromisión
- limitarse
- mal
- misma
- mismo
- mu
- ninguna
- ninguno
- opinar
- palo
- pelearse
- poner
- que
- responder
- rozarse
- saber
- si
-
- también
- tampoco
English:
agree
- all
- also
- as
- averse
- bar
- behind
- best
- bet
- butt in
- care
- charge
- condition
- dead
- disapprove
- do
- either
- even
- far
- follow
- for
- fulfillment
- fulfilment
- get in
- grind
- handle
- head
- I
- if
- imagine
- it
- know
- knowledge
- likewise
- look up to
- lucky
- man
- me
- mention
- much
- myself
- need
- neither
- nor
- on
- one
- opposed
- outfox
- place
- propose
* * *
yo
pron personal
1. (sujeto) I;
yo me llamo Luis I'm called Luis, my name is Luis;
¿quién dijo eso? – yo who said that? – I did o me;
¡eh, usted! – ¿quién? ¿yo? hey, you! – who, me?;
algunos hacen deporte, yo no some of them do sports, but I don't o but not me;
yo mismo lo preparé todo I got it ready (all by) myself;
he aprobado – yo también I passed – me too o so did I
2. (predicado)
soy yo it's me;
el invitado soy yo I'm the guest
3. (complemento con preposición o conjunción) me;
es más alta que yo she's taller than me o than I am;
se fueron antes/después que yo they left before/after me, they left before/after I did;
excepto/incluso yo except/including me
4.
yo que tú/él/etc if I were you/him/etc
nm
Psi
el yo the ego
* * *
yo
pron I;
soy yo it’s me;
yo que tú if I were you
* * *
yo nm
: ego, self
yo pron
1) : I
2) : me
todos menos yo: everyone except me
tan bajo como yo: as short as me
3)
soy yo : it is I, it's me
* * *
yo pron
1. (sujeto) I
yo me voy I'm leaving
mi hermano y yo my brother and I
2. (complemento, en comparaciones) me
ése de la foto no soy yo that's not me in the photo
eres más alto que yo you're taller than me
yo mismo myself

Spanish-English dictionary. 2013.


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