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See also: RAI, raï, räi, răi, and Rai

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EnglishEdit

NounEdit

rai (uncountable)

  1. Alternative spelling of raï

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rai m (plural rais)

  1. raft

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.

FijianEdit

NounEdit

rai

  1. sight

VerbEdit

rai

  1. 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.)
    Synonyms: 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

NounEdit

râi m (genitive ran, plural rayuka)

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

NounEdit

r̃ā'ī̀ m

  1. willingness, interest

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

rai m pl

  1. (poetic) ray
  2. look, eye

AnagramsEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

rai

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

LojbanEdit

CmavoEdit

rai

  1. (sumti tcita: x1-sumti modal of traji) with superlative

RafsiEdit

rai

  1. rafsi of traji.

Usage notesEdit

  • This rafsi can be used as a suffix of another rafsi in order to form a lujvo which denotes the superlative form (of the other rafsi's gismu).

Derived termsEdit


MalayEdit

NounEdit

rai

  1. rye

MaoriEdit

NounEdit

rai

  1. rye

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin radius (spoke).

NounEdit

rai m (plural rais)

  1. (Jersey, cycling, etc.) spoke

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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 2-7453-0520-4, line 202:
      li rais sor sa face luisoit
      the ray was shining on his face

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a Slavic language, compare Polish raj.

PronunciationEdit

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

From English ride.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

rai m (uncountable)

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

SynonymsEdit


SwahiliEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic رَأْي (raʾy).

NounEdit

rai (n class, plural rai)

  1. opinion, view

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.