guay

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Ladino[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

guay (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling גואי)

  1. woe!

Derived terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Unknown, maybe related to French gai, Italian gaio, English gay of Germanic origin or from Arabic كويس (kuwayyis)

Adjective[edit]

guay

  1. (Spain, slang) cool

Usage notes[edit]

  • This adjective is most often treated as invariable, with the form guay being used regardless of gender or number; however, the plural form guays is also often found. Hence, “They're very cool” may be expressed either as son muy guay or as son muy guays.

Adverb[edit]

guay

  1. (Spain, slang) cool

Usage notes[edit]

  • Often expanded to guay de Paraguay.

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