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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ɡi/
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Etymology 1Edit

From Middle French guy, from Old French [Term?], from Latin viscum, influenced by Frankish *wīhsila.

NounEdit

gui m (plural guis)

  1. mistletoe

Etymology 2Edit

From Dutch giek.

NounEdit

gui m (plural guis)

  1. (nautical) spar (pole that supports a sail)

Further readingEdit


GuaraníEdit

PrepositionEdit

gui

  1. from

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

gui

  1. Nonstandard spelling of guī.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of guí.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of guǐ.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of guì.

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.