Last modified on 10 November 2014, at 03:01
See also: ruí, ruǐ, and ruì

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

rui

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ruien
  2. imperative of ruien

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

rui

  1. rōmaji reading of るい

LatinEdit

VerbEdit

ruī

  1. first-person singular perfect active indicative of ruō

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

rui

  1. Nonstandard spelling of ruí.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of ruǐ.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of ruì.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.