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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

 パイ on Japanese Wikipedia

From English pie.[1][2][3]

NounEdit

パイ (rōmaji pai)

  1. a pie (type of pastry)

Etymology 2Edit

From English pi,[1][2] from Latin pi, from Ancient Greek πεῖ (peî).

NounEdit

パイ (rōmaji pai)

  1. Alternative form of ピー (, pi) (letter of Greek alphabet)
  2. (mathematics) Synonym of 円周率 (enshūritsu, pi)

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN
  3. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan