dui

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

dui

  1. (obsolete) plural of duo

Anagrams[edit]


Big Nambas[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dui

  1. man

References[edit]


Corsican[edit]

Corsican cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : dui
    Ordinal : secondu

Etymology[edit]

From Latin duo, from Proto-Italic *duō, from Proto-Indo-European *dwóh₁. Cognates include Italian due and Romanian doi.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdui/
  • Hyphenation: du‧i

Numeral[edit]

dui m (feminine duie)

  1. two

References[edit]

  • dui, duie” in INFCOR: Banca di dati di a lingua corsa

Fiji Hindi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bhojpuri दुइ (dui).

Numeral[edit]

dui

  1. two

References[edit]


Istriot[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin duo.

Numeral[edit]

dui

  1. two

Kalo Finnish Romani[edit]

Kalo Finnish Romani numbers (edit)
20
 ←  1 2 3  → 
    Cardinal: dui
    Ordinal: vauro, duito

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Romani duj.

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

dui

  1. (cardinal numbers) two[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ duj” in Finnish Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.
  2. ^ Kimmo Granqvist (2011), “Numeraalit [Numerals]”, in Lyhyt Suomen romanikielen kielioppi [Consice grammar of Finnish Romani]‎[1] (in Finnish), Helsinki: Institute for the Languages of Finland, →ISBN, ISSN 1796-041X, retrieved February 19, 2022, page 86
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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

dui

  1. Nonstandard spelling of duī.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of duǐ.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of duì.

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.

Maquiritari[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dui (possessed dui)

  1. older brother (of a man)
  2. older male parallel cousin (of a man)

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Cáceres, Natalia (2011), “dui”, in Grammaire Fonctionnelle-Typologique du Ye’kwana, Lyon
  • Monterrey, Nalúa Rosa Silva (2012) Hombres de curiara y mujeres de conuco. Etnografía de los indigenas Ye’kwana de Venezuela, Ciudad Bolívar: Universidad Nacional Experimental de Guayana, page 62–65, 68

Old French[edit]

Numeral[edit]

dui

  1. nominative of deus
    • circa 1150, Thomas d'Angleterre, Le Roman de Tristan, page 194 (of the Champion Classiques edition, →ISBN, line 2455:
      Li dui frere i furent ocis
      The two brothers were killed there

Rohingya[edit]

Rohingya cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : dui

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit द्व (dva, two).

Numeral[edit]

dui (Hanifi spelling 𐴊𐴟𐴙)

  1. two

Sicilian[edit]

Sicilian cardinal numbers
 <  1 2 3  > 
    Cardinal : dui
    Ordinal : secunnu

Alternative forms[edit]

  • du (before a noun)
  • rui, ru (forms with rotacism)

Etymology[edit]

From Latin duae, feminine plural of duo.

Numeral[edit]

dui

  1. two
    du canitwo dogs
    Nni pigghiau dui.He/she took two (of them).

Southeastern Tepehuan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with O'odham jui (a type of prickly pear).

Noun[edit]

dui

  1. plum

References[edit]

  • R. de Willett, Elizabeth, et al. (2016) Diccionario tepehuano de Santa María Ocotán, Durango (Serie de vocabularios y diccionarios indígenas “Mariano Silva y Aceves”; 48)‎[2] (in Spanish), electronic edition, Instituto Lingüístico de Verano, A.C., page 53