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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

A purposeful misspelling.

InterjectionEdit

hai

  1. (Internet slang) hi

AnagramsEdit


AdzeraEdit

InterjectionEdit

hai

  1. yes

AngorEdit

NounEdit

hai

  1. fire

ReferencesEdit


AsturianEdit

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

< Swedish haj (shark), < Dutch haai (shark)

NounEdit

hai (genitive hai, partitive haid)

  1. shark

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit


FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɑi̯/, [ˈhɑi̯]
  • Rhymes: -ɑi
  • Hyphenation: hai

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of hai (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative hai hait
genitive hain haiden
haitten
partitive haita haita
illative haihin haihin
singular plural
nominative hai hait
accusative nom. hai hait
gen. hain
genitive hain haiden
haitten
partitive haita haita
inessive haissa haissa
elative haista haista
illative haihin haihin
adessive hailla hailla
ablative hailta hailta
allative haille haille
essive haina haina
translative haiksi haiksi
instructive hain
abessive haitta haitta
comitative haineen

Etymology 1Edit

< Swedish haj (shark) < Dutch haai (shark) < Old Norse hákarl (shark)

NounEdit

hai

  1. shark
SynonymsEdit
CompoundsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

< English high < high card

NounEdit

hai

  1. (poker) high card
Usage notesEdit

Often preceded with the rank of the high card, such as ässähai for "ace high (card)".

Coordinate termsEdit

AnagramsEdit


GalicianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

VerbEdit

hai

  1. third-person singular present indicative of haber
    Hai dous nomes diferentes. — "There are two different names."

IndonesianEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

hai

  1. hi

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hai

  1. second-person singular present indicative of avere

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

hai

  1. Rōmaji transcription of はい

Jersey DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Dutch hij (he). Compare German Low German hei (he).

PronounEdit

hai

  1. he
    • 1912, Tijdschrift voor Nederlandsche taal— en letterkunde, volumes 31-32, page 309:
      Hai waz nît tevrêde täus []
      He was not content at home []

MandarinEdit

RomanizationEdit

hai

  1. Nonstandard spelling of hāi.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of hái.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of hǎi.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of hài.

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.

NavajoEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • xai (in older Americanist literature)

EtymologyEdit

From the root -HAI (a winter or a year passes)

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [xɑj]
  • (file)

NounEdit

hai

  1. winter
    Haigo deeskʼaaz łeh.It’s usually cold in the winter.

Derived termsEdit


Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch haai

NounEdit

hai m (definite singular haien, indefinite plural haier, definite plural haiene)

  1. a shark

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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EtymologyEdit

From Dutch haai

NounEdit

hai m (definite singular haien, indefinite plural haiar, definite plural haiane)

  1. a shark

ReferencesEdit


RomanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

hai

  1. (with subjunctives) let's
    hai mergem
    let's go

Usage notesEdit

Hai is a word expressing inclination toward an action. It is often used to introduce suggestions, such as that in the given example.

Related termsEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Puter, Vallader) hei

InterjectionEdit

hai

  1. (Vallader) yes (used to indicate agreement with the speaker in a conversation)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sutsilvan, Surmiran) gea
  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Vallader) bain
  • (Sursilvan) gie, (Sursilvan) bein
  • (Sutsilvan) bagn
  • (Sutsilvan, Surmiran) ea
  • (Surmiran) gea bagn
  • (Puter, Vallader) bainschi, schi

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

hai

  1. (Chile) Informal second-person singular (vos) present indicative form of haber.
  2. (archaic, impersonal third-person singular indicative present of haber) there is, there are
    Hai dos tiendas que venden películas.
    There are two stores that sell films.

SynonymsEdit

  • (impersonal form of haber): hay

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English hi.

InterjectionEdit

hai

  1. hello

VietnameseEdit

Vietnamese cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : hai
    Ordinal : thứ nhì, thứ hai

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Vietic *haːr, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *ɓaar (or some variant presented by Proto-Palaungic *lʔaar, Khasi ar, Central Nicobarese [Nancowry] âṅ; Shorto reconstructed Pre-Mon-Khmer *biʔaar). An /h/ appeared in a similar manner to hết and hắn. Cognate with Muong hal, Khmer ពីរ (pii), Bahnar 'bar, Pacoh bar, Khasi ar, Mon ၜါ (ba).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

hai (, 𠄩)

  1. two

AdjectiveEdit

hai (, 𠄩)

  1. (Southern Vietnam, of a sibling) eldest; firstborn
    anh/chị hai
    eldest brother/sister
    bác hai
    eldest brother/sister of one's parent
    Synonym: cả

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit