EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Yapese [Term?]

NounEdit

rai (countable and uncountable, plural rai)

  1. stone money

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

rai (uncountable)

  1. Alternative spelling of raï (musical style)

Etymology 3Edit

NounEdit

rai (countable and uncountable, plural rai)

  1. A unit of area used in Thailand that is equal, in modern times, to 1,600 square metres (16 ares, 0.16 hectares, 0.3954 acres).

AnagramsEdit


Atong (India)Edit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rai (Bengali script রায় or রাই)

  1. reed

ReferencesEdit


BourguignonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French rai, from Latin radius.

NounEdit

rai m (plural rais)

  1. ray

CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Originally a Western Catalan dialectal form of raig.

NounEdit

rai m (plural rais)

  1. raft
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Unknown.

InterjectionEdit

rai

  1. that's of no importance
  2. tu rai!, don't worry!
  3. això rai!, no problem!

Usage notesEdit

  • It is a particle that it is always put after another word (noun, pronoun, infinitive, etc) to make a complete proposition without verb in form of exclamation indicating that a thing does not matter, is the evidence out of the case treated or that it is presupposed.

Further readingEdit


FijianEdit

NounEdit

rai

  1. sight

VerbEdit

rai

  1. to see

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French rai, inherited from Latin radius. Doublet of radius, a borrowing. Unrelated to raie.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rai m (plural rais)

  1. ray, beam (of light etc.)
    Synonym: rayon
  2. spoke (of wheel)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin radius.

NounEdit

rai m (plural rais)

  1. ray, beam
  2. spoke
  3. radius

HausaEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

râi m (plural rāyukā̀, possessed form râin)

  1. life
  2. spirit, mind
  3. hope, salvation
  4. prosperity

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old Occitan rai. Doublet of raggio.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈraj/
  • Rhymes: -ai
  • Hyphenation: rài

NounEdit

rai m pl (plural only)

  1. (literary) rays
  2. (literary, figuratively) looks
  3. (literary, figuratively) eyes

ReferencesEdit


AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

rai

  1. Rōmaji transcription of らい
  2. Rōmaji transcription of ライ

JavaneseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daqih, compare Malay dahi and Kavalan zais.

NounEdit

rai (krama-ngoko rai, krama inggil pasuryan)

  1. face
    Synonyms: dhapur, muka, rupa, wajah

ReferencesEdit

  • "rai" in Tim Balai Bahasa Yogyakarta, Kamus Basa Jawa (Bausastra Jawa). Kanisius, Yogyakarta

KavalanEdit

NounEdit

rai

  1. mussel

MalayEdit

NounEdit

rai

  1. rye

MaoriEdit

NounEdit

rai

  1. rye

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French rai, from Latin radius (spoke).

NounEdit

rai m (plural rais)

  1. (Jersey, cycling, etc.) spoke

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rādius.

NounEdit

rai m (oblique plural rais, nominative singular rais, nominative plural rai)

  1. beam; ray (of light)
    • late 12th century, anonymous, La Folie de Tristan de Berne, page 314 (of the Champion Classiques edition of Le Roman de Tristan, →ISBN, line 202:
      li rais sor sa face luisoit
      the ray was shining on his face

DescendantsEdit

  • Bourguignon: rai
  • English: ray
  • French: rai
  • Norman: rai

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Church Slavonic рай (raj), from Proto-Slavic *rajь, borrowed from Iranian, from Proto-Iranian *raHíš, from Proto-Indo-Iranian *raHíš, from Proto-Indo-European *reh₁ís (wealth, goods).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /raj/
  • (file)

NounEdit

rai n (plural raiuri)

  1. eden
  2. paradise

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit


RomanschEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Sutsilvan) retg
  • (Surmiran) rètg
  • (Puter) raig

EtymologyEdit

From Latin rēx, rēgem, from Proto-Indo-European *h₃rḗǵs (ruler, king).

NounEdit

rai m (plural rais)

  1. (Vallader) king

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English ride.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rai m (uncountable)

  1. (colloquial, El Salvador) ride
    No te preocupés: mi amiga me va a dar rai.Don't worry: my friend's gonna give me a ride.
    Synonyms: aventón, (Spain) vuelta en coche

SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رَأْي(raʾy).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rai (n class, plural rai)

  1. opinion, view

TetumEdit

EtymologyEdit

From *dari, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *daʀəq, compare Ilocano daga.

NounEdit

rai

  1. earth
  2. land

VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian рай (raj).

NounEdit

rai

  1. paradise, heaven

InflectionEdit

Inflection of rai
nominative sing. rai
genitive sing. rajun
partitive sing. rajud
partitive plur.
singular plural
nominative rai
accusative rajun
genitive rajun
partitive rajud
essive-instructive rajun
translative rajuks
inessive rajus
elative rajuspäi
illative ?
adessive rajul
ablative rajulpäi
allative rajule
abessive rajuta
comitative rajunke
prolative rajudme
approximative I rajunno
approximative II rajunnoks
egressive rajunnopäi
terminative I ?
terminative II rajulesai
terminative III rajussai
additive I ?
additive II rajulepäi

ReferencesEdit

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “рай”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

WelshEdit

PronunciationEdit

DeterminerEdit

rai

  1. Soft mutation of rhai.

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
rhai rai unchanged unchanged
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.