See also: Jai, jäi, -jai, and j'ai

Basque edit

 
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Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (Navarro-Lapurdian) /ɟai̯/ [ɟai̯]
 
  • IPA(key): (Gipuzkoan) /xai̯/ [xai̯]
  • IPA(key): (Biscayan) /d͡ʒai̯/ [d͡ʒai̯]
  • IPA(key): (Navarrese) /jai̯/ [jai̯]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ai̯
  • Hyphenation: jai

Noun edit

jai inan

  1. festival

Declension edit

Derived terms edit

Further reading edit

  • "jai" in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia [Dictionary of the Basque Academy], euskaltzaindia.eus
  • jai” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia [General Basque Dictionary], euskaltzaindia.eus

Dalmatian edit

Alternative forms edit

Pronoun edit

jai m/f pl

  1. (third-person plural masculine and feminine pronoun, oblique case) them

Related terms edit

Gothic edit

Romanization edit

jai

  1. Romanization of 𐌾𐌰𐌹

Gun edit

Alternative forms edit

Etymology edit

From jẹ̀ (to fall) +‎ (ground), literally to fall on the ground. Cognates include Fon jàyǐ, Saxwe Gbe jɛ̀ nyì, Adja jè anyi, Ewe dze anyí

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

jàí (Nigeria)

  1. to fall

Derived terms edit

Iban edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayic *jahət.

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

jai

  1. bad, evil (of personality)
  2. broken (of stuff/things)
  3. ugly (of appearance)

Iu Mien edit

Noun edit

jai 

  1. Alternative form of jae (chicken)

Lithuanian edit

Pronoun edit

jai f

  1. third-person singular dative of ji

Mbyá Guaraní edit

Noun edit

jai

  1. grass, turf
  2. woods

Middle English edit

Noun edit

jai

  1. Alternative form of jay

Murui Huitoto edit

Pronunciation edit

Adverb edit

jai

  1. already

References edit

  • Katarzyna Izabela Wojtylak (2017) A grammar of Murui (Bue): a Witotoan language of Northwest Amazonia.[1], Townsville: James Cook University press (PhD thesis)

Old French edit

Etymology edit

From Late Latin gaius (jay), or a variant of gai (joyous, cheerful).

Noun edit

jai oblique singularm (oblique plural jais, nominative singular jais, nominative plural jai)

  1. jay (bird)

Descendants edit

  • French: geai
  • Norman: geai
  • Middle English: jay, gaye, jai, jey

Ye'kwana edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

jai (possessed jaichü)

  1. older sister
  2. older female parallel cousin

References edit

  • Cáceres, Natalia (2011), “jai”, in Grammaire Fonctionnelle-Typologique du Ye’kwana, Lyon
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    Monterrey, Nalúa Rosa Silva (2012) Hombres de curiara y mujeres de conuco. Etnografía de los indigenas Ye’kwana de Venezuela, Ciudad Bolívar: Universidad Nacional Experimental de Guayana, page 62–65, 73