See also: baái

AfrikaansEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Dutch baai, from Middle French baie.

NounEdit

baai (plural baaie, diminutive baaitjie)

  1. bay

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch baden, from Middle Dutch bāden, from Old Dutch bathon, from Proto-Germanic *baþōną.

VerbEdit

baai (present baai, present participle baaiende, past participle gebaai)

  1. (also figuratively) to bathe

Etymology 3Edit

Borrowed from English bye.

InterjectionEdit

baai

  1. bye

DutchEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /baːi̯/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: baai
  • Rhymes: -aːi̯

Etymology 1Edit

Directly or ultimately from Middle French baie. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

NounEdit

baai f (plural baaien, diminutive baaitje n)

  1. (geography) bay
HypernymsEdit
DescendantsEdit
  • Afrikaans: baai
  • Negerhollands: bai, bay

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Middle French baie.

NounEdit

baai f or m (plural baaien)

  1. baize

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

baai f or m (uncountable)

  1. (Bargoens, slang, dated) wine (in recent texts only used of red wine, and in earlier texts also of wines from the German Rhineland)
    • 1870, P. J. van der Noordaa, "Levenslust", in D. F. Tersteeg, Nederland, vol. 1, J. C. Loman (publ.), page 348.
      »Ja, een half fleschjen rooie baai van een krachtig merk.”

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

baai

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ばあい