See also: Kaj

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Armenian քաջ (kʿaǰ), քաջք (kʿaǰkʿ).

PronunciationEdit

IPA(key): /kɑːd͡ʒ/

NounEdit

kaj (plural kaj)

  1. (Armenian mythology) A spirit of storm and wind; can be both ugly and beautiful
    • 2006, The Cambridge History of Iran, volume 3, pt.1: Iran, Armenia and Georgia, page 611
      There existed destructive female demons called parik, whose husbands were known as kaj.

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

AdverbEdit

kaj

  1. (dialectal, Moravia, Silesia) where (position or direction)
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Etymology 2Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

kaj

  1. second-person singular imperative of kát

DanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kaj c (singular definite kajen, plural indefinite kajer)

  1. pier, dock

DeclensionEdit

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EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ancient Greek καί (kaí).

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • IPA(key): /kaj/
  • Hyphenation: kaj

ConjunctionEdit

kaj

  1. and
    kaj ... kaj
    both ... and

SynonymsEdit

  • &
  • k
  • (text messaging) K

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K'iche'Edit

NounEdit

kaj

  1. sky

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MarshalleseEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kaj (construct form kajin)

  1. idiom
  2. language
  3. motto
  4. pun
  5. saying
  6. slang
  7. slogan
  8. jargon
  9. lingo

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RomaniEdit

PrepositionEdit

kaj

  1. at

PronounEdit

kaj

  1. where

Serbo-CroatianEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Slavic *kъjь; compare standard Serbo-Croatian kòjī ("which, what").

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kȁj (Cyrillic spelling ка̏ј)

  1. (Kajkavian) what (interrogative)
    Kaj si rekel?What did you say?
  2. (Kajkavian) what (relative)
    Nisam znal kaj si želil.I didn't know what you wanted.
  3. (Kajkavian) any
DeclensionEdit
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

kaj (Cyrillic spelling кај)

  1. second-person singular imperative of kajati

SilesianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

kaj

  1. where
    Synonym: kany

SloveneEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *jь appended to Proto-Slavic *ka, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷi-.

Pronunciation 1Edit

PronounEdit

káj

  1. what (interrogative)
InflectionEdit

Pronunciation 2Edit

ConjunctionEdit

kȁj

  1. what

PronounEdit

kȁj

  1. any, anything, something
    Se med vama kaj plete?Is there anything going on between you two?
InflectionEdit
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AdverbEdit

kȁj

  1. any, some
    Imaš kaj denarja?Do you have any money?
    Kaj se bo že našlo.I guess I will find some.
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Further readingEdit

  • kaj”, in Slovarji Inštituta za slovenski jezik Frana Ramovša ZRC SAZU, portal Fran

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French kay, cail (modern French quai), from Gaulish cagiíum (enclosure), from Proto-Celtic *kagyom (pen, enclosure) (compare Welsh cae (hedge)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

kaj c

  1. quay, wharf; also in generalised sense any structure to which a truck, train or ship unloads

DeclensionEdit

Declension of kaj 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative kaj kajen kajer kajerna
Genitive kajs kajens kajers kajernas

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