See also: Saye

EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

saye

  1. Obsolete spelling of say

AnagramsEdit


HausaEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sà.jéː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [sɛ̀.jéː]

NounEdit

sàyē m (plural sàyē-sàyē, possessed form sàyen)

  1. A purchase; buying
  2. verbal noun of saya

Etymology 2Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /sàː.jéː/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [sàː.jéː]

NounEdit

sā̀yē m (possessed form sā̀yen)

  1. Speaking in a way such as to hide the meaning from a listener.

Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

saye

  1. Alternative form of assayen

TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Ottoman Turkish سایه‎, from Persian سایه(sâye)

NounEdit

saye (definite accusative sayeyi, plural sayeler) (archaic)

  1. shadow; shade
    Synonym: gölge
  2. (figuratively) protection

Derived termsEdit

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