EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mai

  1. A female given name, a rare spelling variant of Mae/May, or borrowed from Scandinavia, with the same ultimate origin.
  2. A surname from Chinese of Chinese or German origin.

AnagramsEdit


BavarianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate with German Maul.

Alternative formsEdit

  • Maal (Northern Bavarian)
  • Meu (East-Central Bavarian)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): (West-Central) /mai̯/

NounEdit

Mai n

  1. mouth

Etymology 2Edit

Cognate with German Mai.

Proper nounEdit

Mai

  1. May

DanishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mai

  1. a female given name, variant of Maj

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Short form of Maia, from Maarja / Maria; also associated with the month mai (May).

Proper nounEdit

Mai

  1. a female given name

EweEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mai

  1. May (month)

Related termsEdit


FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin māius.

NounEdit

Mai

  1. May

GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maɪ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aɪ̯

NounEdit

Mai m (strong, genitive Mais or Mai, plural Maie)

  1. May (month)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Estonian: mai

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • Mai” in Duden online
  • Mai” in Digitales Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

Mai

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まい

LatinEdit

Proper nounEdit

Maī

  1. genitive/vocative singular of Maius

NorwegianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mai

  1. a female given name, short for Maja, Maria, or from the month

VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mai

  1. a surname from Chinese
  2. a female given name from Chinese

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Welsh Mey, from Latin Māius.

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Mai m

  1. May

SynonymsEdit

See alsoEdit

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
Mai Fai unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.