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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch ui.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ui (plural uie, diminutive uitjie)

  1. onion

DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From a reinterpretation of Middle Dutch uyen as a plural form.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /œy̯/
  • (Belgium)
    (file)

NounEdit

ui m (plural uien, diminutive uitje n)

  1. onion

SynonymsEdit


FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

ui

  1. Third-person singular indicative present form of uida., to swim
  2. Third-person singular indicative past form of uida., (s)he swam

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ui
  • IPA(key): /ui(ʔ)/

VerbEdit

ui

  1. Indicative present connegative form of uida.
  2. Second-person singular imperative present form of uida.
  3. Second-person singular imperative present connegative form of uida.

GreenlandicEdit

NounEdit

ui (plural uit)

  1. husband

DeclensionEdit


HungarianEdit

EtymologyEdit

An onomatopoeia.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈuʲi]
  • Hyphenation: ui

InterjectionEdit

ui

  1. oink (representing the sound made by a piglet)

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit


JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

ui

  1. Rōmaji transcription of うい

PortugueseEdit

InterjectionEdit

ui!

  1. used to comment on a close call

PuméEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

ui

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Čestmír Loukotka, ‎Johannes Wilbert (editor), Classification of South American Indian Languages (1968, Los Angeles: Latin American Studies Center, University of California), page(s) 234
  • Anuario (1964), volume 1, page 340: en yaruro ui 'agua'

SinacantánEdit

NounEdit

ui

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Vocabularios de la lengua xinca de Sinacantan (1868, D. Juan Gavarrete)

TaraoEdit

NounEdit

ui

  1. Alternative spelling of uy (dog).

ReferencesEdit

  • 2001, Encyclopaedia of northeast India, volume 3 →ISBN

WaujaEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ui

  1. snake, serpent
    Punupa ui outsa!
    Look out for the snake!

ReferencesEdit

  • E. Ireland field notes. Needs to be checked by native speaker.