cai

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

cai f (plural cais)

  1. street

Noun[edit]

cai m (plural cais)

  1. quay, port

Balinese[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

cai

  1. you (basa madia)
    Abaang cai nasi!Hey you, bring some rice!
    Dija bakatang cai pulpéné ené?Where did you get this pen?

Alternative forms[edit]

  • ci (basa madia)

Synonyms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cai m (plural cais)

  1. quay, pier, wharf, breakwater
    Synonyms: caes, peirao
  2. lime
    Synonym: cal

References[edit]

  • cai” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.

Highland Popoluca[edit]

Noun[edit]

cai

  1. a dead person

References[edit]

  • Elson, Benjamin F.; Gutiérrez G., Donaciano (1999) Diccionario popoluca de la Sierra, Veracruz (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 41)‎[1] (in Spanish), Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., →ISBN, page 11

Leonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

cai m

  1. street, road

References[edit]


Manchu[edit]

Romanization[edit]

cai

  1. Romanization of ᠴᠠᡳ

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

cai

  1. Nonstandard spelling of cāi.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of cái.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of cǎi.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of cài.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Ngazidja Comorian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Likely from Persian چای(čāy); see Swahili chai for more.

Noun[edit]

cai 9 (plural cai 10)

  1. tea

References[edit]

  • cai” in Outils & Ressources pour l'Exploitation de la Langue Comorienne, 2008.

Occitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cai m (plural cais)

  1. (nautical) dock, quay

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cai

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of cair
  2. second-person singular (tu, sometimes used with você) affirmative imperative of cair

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cai m pl

  1. plural of cal

Sundanese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Malayo-Sumbawan *wair, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *wair, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ.

Noun[edit]

cai

  1. water (clear liquid H₂O)

Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

cai

  1. plural of cao

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Sino-Vietnamese word from .

Noun[edit]

cai

  1. (military, historical) corporal
  2. overseer; foreman; supervisor
  3. (dialectal) Short for cai tổng (district chief).
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Etymology 2[edit]

Non-Sino-Vietnamese reading of Chinese (SV: giới).

Verb[edit]

cai

  1. to break (a habit); to grow out of (a habit); to give up
Derived terms[edit]
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