Last modified on 29 March 2014, at 23:36

DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From the sense below, apparently because the cloth was perceived as dull and uninteresting.

AdjectiveEdit

saai (comparative saaier, superlative saaist)

  1. boring, tedious
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Middle Dutch saye, saey, from Old French saie, from Latin sagum.

NounEdit

saai c (uncountable)

  1. woven woollen cloth