See also: VUI, Vui, and vùi

Bavarian edit

Alternative forms edit

  • vej (West-Central Bavarian, alternative pronunciation)
  • (East-Central Bavarian)

Etymology edit

Cognate with German viel.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): (West-Central) /fui̯/

Adjective edit

vui

  1. many, much

Adverb edit

vui

  1. much

Italiot Greek edit

Etymology edit

Borrowed from Italian bue, from Latin bos.

Noun edit

vui n (Greek spelling βούι)

  1. ox

Romanian edit

Etymology edit

Onomatopoeic.

Pronunciation edit

Verb edit

a vui (third-person singular present vuiește, past participle vuit) 4th conj.

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

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Vietnamese edit

Alternative forms edit

  • (North Central Vietnam) bui

Etymology edit

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 𬐩, consisting of (MC si) and (MC pwoj) (modern SV: ti bôi).

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Adjective edit

vui (, 𢝙, 𢠿, 𣡝, 𬐩)

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

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Wakhi edit

Etymology edit

Compare Tajik бӯй (büy).

Noun edit

vui

  1. smell