miai

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Japanese 見合い (みあい, miai)

Noun[edit]

miai (uncountable)

  1. Formal marriage interview, marriage meeting.
  2. In the game of go, the situation where making a certain move will cause the opponent to respond with another certain move.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (formal marriage interview): omiai

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

miai m

  1. plural form of miao

Usage notes[edit]

  • Officially miao is invariant, but the plural is actually used.

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

miai

  1. Second-person plural (vós) affirmative imperative of miar