gaidys

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Gaidys

Etymology 1[edit]

From Lithuanian giedoti (to chant (birds)). Formed y the same pattern as in a gaidà (melody) +‎ -ỹs.

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Noun[edit]

gaidỹs m (plural gaidžiaĩ) stress pattern 4

  1. rooster, cock

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Etymology 2[edit]

A loanword in its' meaning of a Russian гад (gad, repulsive person), which cognates in Lithuanian are Lithuanian gesti (to deteriorate), Lithuanian dial. pagedęs (pestered)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gaidỹs m (plural gaidžiaĩ) stress pattern 4

  1. (pejorative, colloquial) gay person; homosexual;
  2. (pejorative, colloquial) fuck;
  3. (vulgar, figuratively, slang) waste of time, nonsense, crap; useless thing

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