aj

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See also: AJ, aJ, -aj, aj., and ȧj-

Arin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔaʒ (I). Compare Kott ai (I) and Pumpokol ad (I). Also see Assan aj.

Pronoun[edit]

aj

  1. I (first-person singular subjective)
    Synonym: ä

Related terms[edit]


Assan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔaʒ (I). Compare Kott ai (I) and Pumpokol ad (I). Also see Arin aj.

Pronoun[edit]

aj

  1. I (first-person singular subjective)
    Synonym: ja

Related terms[edit]


Czech[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

aj

  1. (dialect, Moravia) and (also), and even
  2. (dialect, Moravia) even (implying an extreme example, used at the beginning of sentences)

Synonyms[edit]

  • (standard Czech) i

Interjection[edit]

aj

  1. (literary, obsolete) oh

Further reading[edit]


Drehu[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

aj

  1. to swim

References[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Interjection[edit]

aj

  1. ow! ouch! oh dear! expression of pain, (unpleasant) surprise, etc.

Hungarian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From a spontaneous burst of sound.[1]

Interjection[edit]

aj

  1. oh
    • 1932, Attila József, Medvetánc (Bear Dance), poem, lines 1–2, [1]
      Fürtös, láncos, táncos, nyalka,
      aj de szép a kerek talpa!

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Uralic *aŋe (opening, incision, deepening).[2][3]

Noun[edit]

aj

  1. (obsolete) opening
Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Zaicz, Gábor. Etimológiai szótár: Magyar szavak és toldalékok eredete (’Dictionary of Etymology: The origin of Hungarian words and affixes’). Budapest: Tinta Könyvkiadó, 2006, →ISBN
  2. ^ Entry #17 in Uralonet, online Uralic etymological database of the Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences.
  3. ^ aj in Czuczor, Gergely and János Fogarasi: A magyar nyelv szótára (’A Dictionary of the Hungarian Language’). Budapest: Emich Gusztáv Magyar Akadémiai Nyomdász, 1862–1874.

Kalasha[edit]

Adjective[edit]

aj

  1. this, this present, this current.
    aj bason.
    This spring.

Kaqchikel[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Mayan *aaj.

Noun[edit]

aj

  1. cane
  2. firework

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Anonymous (17th c.) Uocabulario copioso de las lenguas cakchikel y ꜭiche[2] (in Spanish), page 8: “Aꜧ caña.”
  • Brown, R. McKenna; Maxwell, Judith M.; Little, Walter E. (2006) ¿La ütz awäch? Introduction to Kaqchikel Maya Language, Austin: University of Texas Press, page 204
  • Ruyán Canú, Déborah; Coyote Tum, Rafael; Munson L., Jo Ann (1991) Diccionario cakchiquel central y español[3] (in Spanish), Instituto Lingüístico de Verano de Centroamérica, page 2

Lule Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adverb[edit]

aj

  1. also, too

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[4], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Marshallese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Micronesian *ate, from Proto-Oceanic *qate, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *qatay, from Proto-Austronesian *qaCay. Cognate with Paiwan qatsay, Malay hati, Javanese ati, Tagalog atay, Fijian yate.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

aj

  1. liver
  2. spleen

References[edit]


Pumpokol[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Yeniseian *ʔej (tongue). Compare Kott ei (voice, sound).

Noun[edit]

aj

  1. tongue

Slovak[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

aj

  1. also

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • aj in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Interjection[edit]

aj

  1. ouch; expression of one’s own pain, or sympathy with someone else’s.
  2. aye; yea; a word expressing assent, for example in nautical contexts.

Anagrams[edit]


Zhuang[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Tai *ʔaːᶜ (to open (the mouth)). Cognate with Thai อ้า (âa).

Verb[edit]

aj (old orthography , Sawndip forms , , 𮤴, , )

  1. to open; to spread open

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Adverb[edit]

aj (old orthography )

  1. (dialectal) about to; soon
    Synonym: yaek