AramaicEdit

PronounEdit

מַאי (transliteration needed)

  1. (Jewish Babylonian Aramaic) what, why

HebrewEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Ultimately from Latin māius (Maia's month), from Maia, a Roman earth goddess, possibly from Proto-Indo-European *magya (she who is great), from Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂s (great).

Proper nounEdit

מַאי (maym

  1. May (fifth month of the Gregorian calendar)
  2. a female given name
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Aramaic מאי‎.

PronounEdit

מַאי (maym or f

  1. (formal) what

Etymology 3Edit

מֵאָה(me'á, hundred) +‎ ־י(-i, used to form adjectives from nouns).

AdjectiveEdit

מֵאִי (me'i) (feminine מֵאִית‎, masculine plural מֵאִיִּים‎, feminine plural מֵאִיּוֹת‎)

  1. hundredth

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