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See also: hói, hỏi, hơi, hội, Hợi, and hoʻi

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hoi

  1. Only used in hoi polloi

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PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

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InterjectionEdit

hoi

  1. (Netherlands) An informal greeting acknowledging someone’s arrival or presence; compare English hey, hi
    Hoi, hoe gaat het? — Hey, how's it going?
  2. (dated) An exclamation of joy.
    Ik heb een tante in Marokko en die komt, hiep hoi!
    I have an aunt in Morocco and she's coming over, yippee yay!

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NounEdit

hoi

  1. water

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [hoi]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Hyphenation: hoi

InterjectionEdit

hoi

  1. ohoy, hey
    hoi te siellä! — hey you there!

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GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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InterjectionEdit

hoi

  1. (southern Germany, Switzerland, Liechtenstein) hi! an informal greeting acknowledging someone’s arrival or presence
    Hoi, wie geht's?

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LavukaleveEdit

NounEdit

hoi n

  1. deep sea

VerbEdit

hoi

  1. (intransitive) go in
  2. (transitive) put in

PirahãEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hoi

  1. toneless rendering of hói
  2. toneless rendering of hoí

Further readingEdit

Mura-Pirahã Dictionary


Rapa NuiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from English horse.

NounEdit

hoi

  1. horse

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