See also: amaí

Basque edit

Pronunciation edit

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  • IPA(key): /amai̯/ [a.mai̯]
  • Rhymes: -amai̯
  • Hyphenation: a‧mai

Noun edit

amai inan

  1. end, ending

Declension edit

Further reading edit

  • "amai" in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia [Dictionary of the Basque Academy], euskaltzaindia.eus
  • amai” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia [General Basque Dictionary], euskaltzaindia.eus

Dutch edit

 
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Etymology edit

According to the Woordenboek der Nederlandsche Taal, the term is an evolution of the now obsolete interjections amij, amy or ammy (formed from ah and the personal pronoun mij; compare also French à moi), as an exclamation of sorrow or indignation, of sorrow, pain, aversion, pity, etc.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /aːˈmɑi̯/
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  • Hyphenation: amai

Interjection edit

amai

  1. (Belgium, Zeelandic Flanders) Exclamation of surprise or disappointment; boy!
    Amai, wa'ne klap!Jee, what a punch (or thunderstroke)
    Wa'ne stoot, amai!What a blunder, gosh!
  2. (Belgium, Zeelandic Flanders) oh my, amazing
    Amai, da'ziet er goed uit!Oh my, that is looking good!

Anagrams edit

Galician edit

Verb edit

amai

  1. (reintegrationist norm) second-person plural imperative of amar

Iban edit

Alternative forms edit

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

amai

  1. true
    Amai, aku bisi meda iya.
    It's true, I have seen him.

Indonesian edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Minangkabau amai.

Noun edit

amai (first-person possessive amaiku, second-person possessive amaimu, third-person possessive amainya)

  1. mother

Synonyms edit

Derived terms edit

Italian edit

Verb edit

amai

  1. first-person singular past historic of amare

Anagrams edit

Japanese edit

Romanization edit

amai

  1. Rōmaji transcription of あまい

Ngaju edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Austronesian *amax.

Noun edit

amai

  1. father

Portuguese edit

Pronunciation edit

  • Rhymes: -aj
  • Hyphenation: a‧mai

Verb edit

amai

  1. second-person plural imperative of amar

Rade edit

Noun edit

amai

  1. an elder sister
    Antonym: ayŏng

Sicilian edit

Verb edit

amai

  1. first-person singular preterite active indicative of amari