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See also: Maj, máj, māj, Maj., and máj.

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AlbanianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From dialectal manj, from Proto-Albanian *mazdnja, deverbative of Proto-Indo-European *mh₂sd- (compare English mast (nuts (pig feed)), Greek μαστός (mastós, breast)), from *meh₂d-;[1] alternatively from *mh₂dnyeti,[2] directly from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂d- (compare Latin madere (to be wet), Sanskrit मेदन (médana, fattening)).

VerbEdit

maj (first-person singular past tense majta, participle majtur)

  1. To feed oneself.
  2. To fatten.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Vladimir Orel, Albanian Etymological Dictionary, s.v. "maj ~ mâj" (Leiden: Brill, 1998), 241.
  2. ^ J.P. Mallory & D.Q. Adams, eds., Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture, s.v. "wet" (London: Fitzroy-Dearborn, 1997), 639.

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin Māius.

NounEdit

maj m

  1. May

ChamalalEdit

NounEdit

maj (transliteration needed)

  1. nose

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin māius.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

maj c

  1. May (the fifth month of the Gregorian calendar)

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PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maj/
  • (file)

NounEdit

maj m inan

  1. The month May

DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • maj in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mȁj m (Cyrillic spelling ма̏ј)

  1. May

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

Derived termsEdit

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SloveneEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

máj m inan

  1. May

InflectionEdit

Masculine inan., soft o-stem
nom. sing. máj
gen. sing. mája
singular dual plural
nominative máj mája máji
accusative máj mája máje
genitive mája májev májev
dative máju májema májem
locative máju májih májih
instrumental májem májema máji

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SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

maj c

  1. May (month)

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ZayEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Silt'e መዪ (mayi).

NounEdit

maj

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Initial SLLE Survey of the Zway Area by Klaus Wedekind and Charlotte Wedekind