See also: toi5, τοις, and τοῖς

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

A corruption of trois (three).

PronunciationEdit

NumeralEdit

tois

  1. An aphasic placeholder for any number, the precise number indicated otherwise.

IrishEdit

NounEdit

tois f (genitive singular toise, nominative plural toisí)

  1. Alternative form of toise (size, measure, measurement; dimension)

DeclensionEdit

MutationEdit

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tois thois dtois
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further readingEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

  This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.
Particularly: “It must ultimately derive from the Old English (toe), but is presumably the plural of a Middle English singular; but which? ? But why the i? *Toi doesn't seem to exist as a singular form.”

PronunciationEdit

  • Rhymes with clos (closed”, “shut, literally close).

NounEdit

tois

  1. (of an animal) toes (digits of the foot)