loi

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See also: löi, lôi, lỗi, lời, lo'i, and LOI

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: loi
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • IPA(key): [ˈloi]

Verb[edit]

loi

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of luoda.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French loi, lei, from Latin lex. Briefly spelled loy in Middle French

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

loi f (plural lois)

  1. law (legal code)
    la loi de la France – the law in France, French law
  2. law (scientific principle)
    la loi de Boyle – Boyle's law

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Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

loi

  1. short for «lu'o lo»; a mass composed of
    la djan. cu nelci lonu pinxe loi dotco birje
    Zhang likes to drink German beer.

Usage notes[edit]

  • A sumti phrase begun with loi ends with the elidable terminator ku unless no ambiguity results (in which case the terminator can be elided).
  • The cmavo loi may be useful with mass nouns (such as birje (beer) in the above example).

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Rafsi[edit]

loi

  1. rafsi of loldi.

Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • lei (early Old French or northern dialects)

Etymology[edit]

Latin lex

Noun[edit]

loi f (oblique plural lois, nominative singular loi, nominative plural lois)

  1. law
  2. rule; regulation

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