Meaning of Bi and Bi in English:

Bi and Bi

Pronunciation /ˌbʌɪ (ə)n(d) ˈbʌɪ/


(also Bi-and-Bi)
  • Frequently attributive. Bilingualism and biculturalism; specifically designating (the approach of) the Royal Commission on Bilingualism and Biculturalism, established in 1963, which produced recommendations promoting bilingualism throughout Canada and resulting in the adoption of English and French as joint official languages in 1969.


1960s; earliest use found in Saturday Night. From bi- + and + bi-, probably punningly after by and by.