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See also: Dej, dëj, and děj

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AlbanianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Albanian *duai-au, from Proto-Indo-European *duo-, from the root *du 'two'. Cognate to Old High German zweio (by, in two, in pairs). A frozen locative dual form[1].

AdverbEdit

dej

  1. after (tomorrow)
Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Albanian *dej, from Proto-Indo-European *dheh1- 'to suck, drink'. Cognate to Sanskrit धयति (dháyati, to suck) and Latvian det (to suck). Present deh, dej arose secondarily under the influence of the non-active paradigm[2].

VerbEdit

dej (first-person singular past tense dejta, participle dejtur)

  1. (to get) drunk

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.125
  2. ^ Albanische Etymologien (Untersuchungen zum albanischen Erbwortschatz), Bardhyl Demiraj, Leiden Studies in Indo-European 7; Amsterdam - Atlanta 1997, p.125

CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dej

  1. second-person singular imperative pf of dát

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Danish degh, from Old Norse deig, from Proto-Germanic *daigaz, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeyǵʰ- (to mold). Compare Swedish deg, Norwegian Nynorsk deig, German Teig, West Frisian daai, Dutch deeg, English dough.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dej c (singular definite dejen, plural indefinite deje)

  1. dough (mix of flour and water)
  2. paste (flour, fat, or similar ingredients used in making pastry)
  3. batter (a beaten mixture of flour and liquid, usually egg and milk, used for baking)

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


LatvianEdit

VerbEdit

dej

  1. 2nd person singular present indicative form of diet
  2. 3rd person singular present indicative form of diet
  3. 3rd person plural present indicative form of diet
  4. 2nd person singular imperative form of diet
  5. (with the particle lai) 3rd person singular imperative form of diet
  6. (with the particle lai) 3rd person plural imperative form of diet

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

dej

  1. third-person singular present of dejaś

RomaniEdit

NounEdit

dej f (plural deja)

  1. mother

SwedishEdit

PronounEdit

dej

  1. (colloquial) Pronunciation spelling of dig.

DeclensionEdit


White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

dej

  1. water.
  2. stream; river.

ReferencesEdit

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)