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cai

AsturianEdit

NounEdit

cai f (plural cais)

  1. street

NounEdit

cai m (plural cais)

  1. quay, port

LojbanEdit

CmavoEdit

cai (selma'o CAI)

  1. modifies the preceding cmavo (an attitudinal) in order to indicate extreme intensity thereof

See alsoEdit

RafsiEdit

cai

  1. rafsi of carmi.

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

cai

  1. Nonstandard spelling of cāi.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of cái.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of cǎi.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of cài.

Usage notesEdit

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

cai

  1. third-person singular present indicative of cair
  2. second-person singular imperative of cair

RomanianEdit

NounEdit

cai m pl

  1. plural form of cal

SundaneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *wair, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *wair, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ.

NounEdit

cai

  1. water (clear liquid H₂O)

VenetianEdit

NounEdit

cai m

  1. plural form of cao