kaj

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Armenian քաջ (kʿaǰ), քաջք (kʿaǰkʿ).

Noun[edit]

kaj (plural kajs)

  1. (Armenian mythology) spirits of storm and wind; can be both ugly and beautiful
    • 2006, The Cambridge History of Iran, Vol. 3, pt.1: Iran, Armenia and Georgia, p. 611
      There existed destructive female demons called parik, whose husbands were known as kaj.

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek καί (kaí).

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

kaj

  1. and
    kaj ... kaj
    both ... and

Abbreviations[edit]

  • &
  • k
  • (text messaging) K

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

kaj

  1. rafsi of kanji.

Marshallese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • MED Phonemes: {kaj}
  • IPA Phonemes: /katʲ/
  • IPA Articulation: [kɑ͡ætʲ]

Noun[edit]

kaj

  1. idiom
  2. language
  3. motto
  4. pun
  5. saying
  6. slang
  7. slogan
  8. jargon
  9. lingo

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Romani[edit]

Preposition[edit]

kaj

  1. at

Pronoun[edit]

kaj

  1. where

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *kъ + *jь, the former from Proto-Balto-Slavic *kas, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kȁj

  1. (Kajkavian) what (interrogative)
    Kaj si rekel?
  2. (Kajkavian) what (relative)
  3. (Kajkavian) any

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Synonyms[edit]

  • što (Shtokavian)
  • ča (Chakavian)

Slovene[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *jь appended to Proto-Slavic *ka, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷi-.

Pronunciation 1[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

káj

  1. what (interrogative)
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Pronunciation 2[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

kàj

  1. any, anything
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Swedish[edit]

From Old French kay, cail (modern French quai), from Gaulish cagiíum (enclosure), from Proto-Celtic *kagyom (pen, enclosure) (compare Welsh cae (hedge)).

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Noun[edit]

kaj c

  1. quay, wharf; also in generalized sense any structure to which a truck, train or ship unloads

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