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

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

maj (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of maj.

AnagramsEdit


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

Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Albanian *mai̯i̯ʉh, borrowed through Vulgar Latin from Latin Māius.[3]

NounEdit

maj m (definite singular maji)

  1. May

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “maj ~ mâj”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, →ISBN, page 241
  2. ^ J.P. Mallory & D.Q. Adams, eds., Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture, s.v. "wet" (London: Fitzroy-Dearborn, 1997), 639.
  3. ^ Schumacher, Stefan; Matzinger, Joachim (2013) Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Albanische Forschungen; 33) (in German), Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN

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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FrenchEdit

NounEdit

maj m (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of maj.

PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /maj/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -aj
  • Syllabification: maj

NounEdit

maj m inan

  1. May (month)

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

adjective

See alsoEdit

Further readingEdit

  • maj in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • maj in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-CroatianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mȁj m (Cyrillic spelling ма̏ј)

  1. May

DeclensionEdit

SynonymsEdit

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SlovakEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

maj

  1. second-person singular imperative of mať

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

Coordinate termsEdit


SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

maj c

  1. May (month)
    Synonyms: blomstermånad, lövmånad

Derived termsEdit

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AnagramsEdit


VilamovianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

maj m

  1. May

Vlax RomaniEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Romanian mai.[1]

ParticleEdit

maj

  1. -er, more; forms comparative adjectives and adverbs.[1][2][3][4][5]
  2. follows the definite article to form the superlative[2][4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Boretzky, Norbert; Igla, Birgit (1994), “maj”, in Wörterbuch Romani-Deutsch-Englisch für den südosteuropäischen Raum : mit einer Grammatik der Dialektvarianten [Romani-German-English dictionary for the Southern European region] (in German), Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, →ISBN, page 173a
  2. 2.0 2.1 Ronald Lee (2005), “Lesson eleven”, in Learn Romani: Das-dúma Rromanes, reprint edition, Hatfield: University of Hertfordshire Press, published 2017, →ISBN, pages 166-168
  3. ^ Marcel Courthiade (2009), “maj²³”, in Melinda Rézműves, editor, Morri angluni rromane ćhibǎqi evroputni lavustik = Első rromani nyelvű európai szótáram : cigány, magyar, angol, francia, spanyol, német, ukrán, román, horvát, szlovák, görög [My First European-Romani Dictionary: Romani, Hungarian, English, French, Spanish, German, Ukrainian, Romanian, Croatian, Slovak, Greek] (in Hungarian; English), Budapest: Fővárosi Onkormányzat Cigány Ház--Romano Kher, →ISBN, page 232a
  4. 4.0 4.1 Marcel Courthiade (2009), “Morfológiai függelék [Morphological survey]”, in Melinda Rézműves, editor, Morri angluni rromane ćhibǎqi evroputni lavustik = Első rromani nyelvű európai szótáram : cigány, magyar, angol, francia, spanyol, német, ukrán, román, horvát, szlovák, görög [My First European-Romani Dictionary: Romani, Hungarian, English, French, Spanish, German, Ukrainian, Romanian, Croatian, Slovak, Greek] (in Hungarian; English), Budapest: Fővárosi Onkormányzat Cigány Ház--Romano Kher, →ISBN, page 479
  5. 5.0 5.1 Yūsuke Sumi (2018) ニューエクスプレスプラス ロマ(ジプシー)語 [New Express Plus Romani (Gypsy)] (in Japanese), Tokyo: Hakusuisha, published 2021, →ISBN, OCLC 1267332830, pages 96-97

Welsh RomaniEdit

PronounEdit

maj (emphatic maja)

  1. I
    Synonym: me

ReferencesEdit

  • maj” in Welsh Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

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, SIL International 2002 (sil.org)