Wéi

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See also: wei, wéi, Wei, and Wèi

Luxembourgish[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Old High German wiega. Cognate with German Wiege, Dutch wieg.

Noun[edit]

Wéi f (plural Wéien)

  1. cradle
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle High German , from Old High German . Cognate with German Weh, Dutch wee, English woe.

Noun[edit]

Wéi m, n (uncountable)

  1. pain, suffering, woe
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Middle High German wēhe. Cognate with German Wehe, Dutch wee.

Noun[edit]

Wéi f (plural Wéien)

  1. (usually in the plural) contractions during childbirth