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EtymologyEdit

From boy.

NounEdit

boi (plural bois)

  1. (countable, slang, Internet) Alternative spelling of boy
    • 2000 September 24, Liz Almond, “(ot) the boi is gone...”, in alt.music.placebo, Usenet[1], retrieved 2008 March 9:
      The boi who has been my best friend, the cause of my pain, but never quite my lover is gone....I'm sitting here in his Radiohead "don't tell me what kind of day to have" tee (it smells like him) listening to WYIN, and trying not to cry.
    • 2003, Molly-Ann Leikin, How to Be a Hit Songwriter: Polishing and Marketing Your Lyrics and Music[2], →ISBN, page 48:
      And finally, in “Sk8er Boi,” Avril Lavigne tells us in her first two lines about the conflicts between the male and female by saying, “He was a boi, she was a girl, can I make it any more obvious.”
    • 2004 August 5, "Zonee", “Ungratefull fucking pizza boi....”, in alt.pizza.delivery.drivers, Usenet[3], retrieved 2008 March 9:
      I inadvertently gave the afro-american delivery boi a $5 tip probably due to the fact that I had pickled a few brain cells.
  2. (BDSM, especially in roleplay) A male bottom (i.e. submissive partner), defined not by junior age, but by his obedient role, especially when that implies him being subject to spanking and/or other punishment by the dominant "top".
    • 2002 March 14, “"MR MARKS"”, in alt.personals.spanking.punishment, Usenet[4]:
      boi will be treated as a boi at all times and will find himself the recepitent [sic] of many bare bottom spankings, private and in front of Daddies [sic] friends.
    • 2004, Kelly A. Morris, Things - Now, Then & Strange[5], →ISBN, page 178:
      You, tattooed, butch boi with experience and a leash.
    • 2007, Will Kane, Forbidden Fruit: Psalms of a Black Master[6], →ISBN, page 273:
      I fucked the boi that way. His ass had never known how good a man's dick feels when it's deep inside []
  3. A lesbian who adopts a boyish appearance.
  4. A trans boy or man.
    • 2016, Cindy I-Fen Cheng, The Routledge Handbook of Asian American Studies:
      For example, “queer” would include self-identified lesbians and gays who also have sex with the “opposite sex,” sexual practices and relationships that include kink, s/m, polyamory, and pansexuality, gender play and fuck including femmes and those feminine of center, butches and those masculine of center, queens, femboys, gurls, bois, sissies, tomboys, crossdressers, drag queens and kings, and genderfluid people.

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CimbrianEdit

NounEdit

boi m (plural [please provide])

  1. (Luserna) wine

ReferencesEdit

  • Umberto Patuzzi, ed., (2013) Ünsarne Börtar, Luserna: Comitato unitario delle linguistiche storiche germaniche in Italia / Einheitskomitee der historischen deutschen Sprachinseln in Italien

GalicianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese boi, from Latin bovem (cow, bull) (probably through a Vulgar Latin form *boem), accusative of bōs.

NounEdit

boi m (plural bois)

  1. An ox
  2. A kind of edible marine crab

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PolishEdit

PortugueseEdit

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boi

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese boi, from Latin bovem (cow, bull) (probably through a Vulgar Latin form *boem), accusative of bōs, itself a borrowing from some Osco-Umbrian language dialect, from Proto-Italic *gʷōs, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *gʷṓws.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

boi m (plural bois, feminine vaca, feminine plural vacas)

  1. ox

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RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from Turkish boy.

NounEdit

boi n (plural boiuri)

  1. stature, appearance, mien, habitus
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Back-formation from boia.

VerbEdit

a boi (third-person singular present boiește, past participle boit4th conj.

  1. (transitive) to paint
  2. (reflexive, with accusative, pejorative) to put on make-up
  3. (transitive) to fool
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Etymology 3Edit

Noun form

NounEdit

boi m

  1. plural of bou

SardinianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Italian bue, ultimately from Latin bōs (cow, bull).

NounEdit

boi m

  1. (Campidanese) ox
  2. (Campidanese) any head of cattle

ZhuangEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare (bēi).

PronunciationEdit

  • (Standard Zhuang) IPA(key): /poːi˨˦/
  • Tone numbers: boi1
  • Hyphenation: boi

NounEdit

boi (old orthography boi)

  1. cup