See also: WAE, waé, and wa.é

English edit

Noun edit

wae (countable and uncountable, plural waes)

  1. (Scotland) woe
    Wae is me!

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Buginese edit

Noun edit

wae

  1. Alternative spelling of waé (water)

Buru (Indonesia) edit

Etymology edit

From Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ.

Noun edit

wae

  1. (Namrole Bay) water

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Irish edit

Pronunciation edit

Noun edit

wae

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter w.

Usage notes edit

Although the letter ⟨w⟩ is not used in Irish, it has a name so it can be referred to in mathematical or scientific usage or when spelling words in other languages.

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Maori edit

Noun edit

wae

  1. (anatomy) leg
  2. (anatomy) foot

Verb edit

wae (passive waea or waetia)

  1. (mathematics) to divide
  2. to separate
  3. to clear away

Scots edit

Etymology edit

From Old English , wēa, from Proto-Germanic *wai, whence also Dutch wee, German Weh, weh, Danish ve, Yiddish וויי (vey). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wai. Compare Latin vae, Albanian vaj, French ouais, Ancient Greek οὐαί (ouaí), Persian وای (vây) (Turkish vay, a Persian borrowing), and Armenian վայ (vay).

Noun edit

wae (plural waes)

  1. woe
    Wae is me!
    Woe is me!

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