See also: چاي‎, چاۓ, and خای

AzerbaijaniEdit

NounEdit

چای (çay) (definite accusative چایێ(çayı), plural چایلار(çaylar))

  1. Arabic spelling of çay

DeclensionEdit


Ottoman TurkishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Sinitic .

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

چای (çay)

  1. tea
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Turkic *čāj.

NounEdit

چای (çay)

  1. rivulet
DescendantsEdit

PashtoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Chinese (chá).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃɑi/
  • (file)

NounEdit

چای (čâym (plural چای)

  1. tea

PersianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From possibly چا‎ +‎ ـی‎ or Sinitic 茶葉 (cháyè).

PronunciationEdit

Dari چای
Iranian Persian
Tajik чой (čoy)

NounEdit

چای (čây) (plural چای‌ها(čây-hâ))

  1. tea

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


UrduEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Persian چای(čây). Ultimately from Sinitic .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

چای (cāyf (Hindi spelling चाय)

  1. tea
  2. cha
  3. chai