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AsturianEdit

NounEdit

cai f (plural cais)

  1. street

NounEdit

cai m (plural cais)

  1. quay, port

BalineseEdit

PronounEdit

cai

  1. you ((basa madia))
    Abaang cai nasi! - Hey you, bring some rice!
    Dija bakatang cai pulpéné ené? - Where did you get this pen?

Alternative formsEdit

  • ci (basa madia)

SynonymsEdit


LojbanEdit

PronunciationEdit

CmavoEdit

cai (selma'o CAI CAI)

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

See alsoEdit

  • ru'e ((weak modifier of attitudinal))
  • sai ((moderate modifier of attitudinal))

RafsiEdit

cai (or alternate rafsi cam )

  1. rafsi of carmi (intense/bright/saturated/brilliant).

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.

Ngazidja ComorianEdit

NounEdit

cai

  1. tea

PortugueseEdit

RomanianEdit

NounEdit

cai m pl

  1. plural 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

  1. plural of cao

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

cai

  1. (military, historical) corporal
  2. overseer; foreman; supervisor
  3. (dialectal) Short for cai tổng (district chief).

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

cai

  1. to break (a habit); to grow out of (a habit); to give up

Derived termsEdit