Bei

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See also: bei, bèi, Bèi, bēi, běi, bei-, be'i, and bé-í

Central Franconian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bīa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bei̯/
  • Homophone: bei (may be distinguished by tone)

Noun[edit]

Bei f ‎(plural Beie, diminutive Beiche)

  1. (most dialects) bee (insect)

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

Bei

  1. rōmaji reading of べい

Luxembourgish[edit]

eng Bei

Etymology[edit]

From Old High German bīa, from Proto-Germanic *bijō. Cognate with Dutch bij, West Frisian bij, English bee, Icelandic .

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

Bei f ‎(plural Beien)

  1. bee