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ChangEdit

NounEdit

tei

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Walter Thomas French, Northern Naga: A Tibeto-Burman Mesolanguage, volume 2 (1983), page 567: Ph yuŋ le, Ch tei la 'thirsty' (Ph yuŋ/Ch tei = 'water')

FriulianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tilia, changed into a masculine. Compare Italian tiglio, Romanian tei, Catalan tell.

NounEdit

tei m

  1. lime tree, linden

IdoEdit

NounEdit

tei

  1. plural of teo

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

tei

  1. Rōmaji transcription of てい

LivonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *täi.

NounEdit

tei

  1. louse

Middle EnglishEdit

PronounEdit

tei

  1. Alternative form of þei

ReferencesEdit


Norwegian NynorskEdit

VerbEdit

tei

  1. imperative of teia

ObokuitaiEdit

NounEdit

tei

  1. child

Further readingEdit


Old FrenchEdit

PronounEdit

tei

  1. (Anglo-Norman) Alternative form of toi
    • circa 1170, Wace, Le Roman de Rou:
      Li Angles Dex li respundi: Tais tei
      The Angel of God said to him: shut up

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin tilia, turned masculine in assimilation to other tree names, or through Vulgar Latin *tilius. Compare Italian tiglio and Friulian tei.

NounEdit

tei m (plural tei)

  1. lime tree
  2. linden

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


SamoanEdit

NounEdit

tei

  1. younger relative

ScotsEdit

NounEdit

tei (plural teis)

  1. (South Scots) tea

TobatiEdit

NumeralEdit

tei

  1. one

ReferencesEdit

  • Mark Donohue, Tobati, in John Lynch, Malcolm Ross, Terry Crowley, The Oceanic Languages (Curzon Press, Londres, 2002)

TolomakoEdit

NounEdit

tei

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Darrell T. Tryon, New Hebrides languages: an internal classification (1976), page 311

WelshEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from English tie.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tei m or f (plural teis)

  1. necktie

MutationEdit

Welsh mutation
radical soft nasal aspirate
tei dei nhei thei
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.