See also: VUI, Vui, and vùi

Italiot GreekEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian bue, from Latin bos.

NounEdit

vui n (Greek spelling βούι)

  1. ox

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Onomatopoetic.

VerbEdit

a vui (third-person singular present vuiește, past participle vuit4th conj.

  1. to make noise, roar, boom, thunder, rumble, din
  2. to swish
  3. to mutter

ConjugationEdit

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VietnameseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Vietnamese ꞗui, from Proto-Vietic *t-puːj (joyful); cognate with Muong pui, Tho [Cuối Chăm] puːj¹ and Chut [Rục] təpuːj¹. Compare also Nghệ An/Hà Tĩnh dialects bui.

Attested in Phật thuyết đại báo phụ mẫu ân trọng kinh (佛說大報父母恩重經) as 司盃 (MC sɨ puʌi) (modern SV: ti bôi).

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

vui (, 𢝙, 𢠿, 𣡝, 𬐩)

  1. merry; joyful; gay
    Antonym: buồn
    niềm vuijoy

Derived termsEdit

Derived terms

WakhiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Compare Tajik бӯй (büy).

NounEdit

vui

  1. smell