See also: はい

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From +‎ . (ba) is an archaic form of topical particle (ha). Compare Kansai わい (wai), formed through the same process.

ParticleEdit

ばい (bai

  1. (dialectal, Kyūshū) sentence-ending particle indicating assertion
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Etymology 2Edit

InterjectionEdit

ばい (bai

  1. バイ: bye!

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

ばい (bai

  1. : twice, double; times
  2. バイ: Japanese babylon, Babylonia japonica

YaeyamaEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Ryukyuan *waya.

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

ばい (romaji bai)

  1. (Hateruma) first-person plural pronoun: we