BouyeiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tai *qraj (egg). Cognate with Thai ไข่ (kài), Northern Thai ᨡᩱ᩵ (khai), Lao ໄຂ່ (khai), ᦺᦃᧈ (ẋay1), Shan ၶႆႇ (khài), Ahom 𑜁𑜩 (khay), Zhuang gyaeq. Compare Sui geis (egg) and Southern Kam geiv (egg).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jais

  1. egg

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin gagāten, accusative singular of gagātes (jet), from Ancient Greek Γαγάτης (Gagátēs, lignite; jet, literally stone of Gagas).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

jais m (plural jais)

  1. (mineralogy) jet

Further readingEdit


LithuanianEdit

PronounEdit

jais m pl

  1. (third-person plural) instrumental form of jie.

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French jais.

NounEdit

jais n (uncountable)

  1. jet (coal)

DeclensionEdit