See also: Tais, Taís, taís, täis, tăiș, and tais-

EnglishEdit

 
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NounEdit

tais (plural tais)

  1. A traditional woven cloth produced by women in East Timor.

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FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

tais

  1. first-person singular present indicative of taire
  2. second-person singular present indicative of taire
  3. second-person singular imperative of taire

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IrishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old Irish tais (damp, moist; soft, smooth; gentle, kind, easy; weak, feeble, spiritless, timid).

AdjectiveEdit

tais (genitive singular masculine tais, genitive singular feminine taise, plural taise, comparative taise)

  1. damp, moist, humid
  2. soft, smooth, tender
  3. mild, gentle; kind, compassionate
  4. soft, weak, indulgent
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Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

tais f (genitive singular taise, nominative plural taisí)

  1. Alternative form of taise (doppelganger, fetch, wraith; shade, apparition, ghost)
DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tais thais dtais
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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LatvianEdit

PronounEdit

tais

  1. in those; locative plural masculine form of tas
  2. in those; locative plural feminine form of tas

OccitanEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈtajs]
  • (file)

NounEdit

tais m (plural taisses)

  1. badger

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

 
  • IPA(key): (Brazil including São Paulo) /ˈtajs/, [ˈtaɪ̯s]
    • IPA(key): (Rio) /ˈtajʃ/, [ˈtaɪ̯ʃ]
  • IPA(key): (Portugal) /ˈtajʃ/, [ˈtaɪ̯ʃ]

  • Hyphenation: tais

Etymology 1Edit

Alternative formsEdit

PronounEdit

tais

  1. plural of tal

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

tais m (uncountable)

  1. (rare) tais (a traditional woven textile of East Timor)

Etymology 3Edit

Shortening of estais, second-person plural present indicative of estar.

VerbEdit

tais

  1. Eye dialect spelling of estais.

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

tais

  1. swamp

White HmongEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tais

  1. basin
  2. dish, plate
  3. cup

ReferencesEdit

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)