gali

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See also: gālí, galį, and гали

Gamilaraay[edit]

gali

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Central New South Wales *galing.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gali

  1. water
  2. rain

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Austin, Peter. 1993. A Reference Dictionary of Gamilaraay, northern New South Wales.

Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay gali, from kali, from Proto-Malayic *kali, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kali, from Proto-Austronesian *kalih.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡali/
  • Hyphenation: ɡa‧li

Verb[edit]

gali (used in the form menggali)

  1. to dig (to move hard-packed earth out of the way)

Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch galei.

Noun[edit]

gali (first-person possessive galiku, second-person possessive galimu, third-person possessive galinya)

  1. galley

Further reading[edit]


Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

gali m

  1. nominative plural form of gals
  2. vocative plural form of gals

Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (galì) IPA(key): [ɡɐˈlʲɪ]
  • (gãli) IPA(key): [ˈɡaːlʲɪ], [ɡalʲ]

Verb[edit]

galì

  1. second-person singular present of galėti

Verb[edit]

gãli

  1. third-person singular present of galėti
  2. third-person plural present of galėti

Malay[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From kali, from Proto-Malayic *kali (compare Indonesian gali), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kali (compare Fijian keri, Ilocano kali, Maori keri, Sundanese ᮍᮜᮤ (ngali), Tongan keli), from Proto-Austronesian *kalih.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

gali (used in the form menggali)

  1. to dig (to move hard-packed earth out of the way)

Synonyms[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Adjective[edit]

gali

  1. (non-standard since 2012) feminine singular of galen
  2. (non-standard since 2012) neuter singular of galen

Verb[edit]

gali

  1. (non-standard since 2012) past participle of gala and gale

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gali f

  1. inflection of gala:
    1. genitive/dative/locative singular
    2. genitive plural

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gali m

  1. indefinite plural of gal

Swahili[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

gali (invariable)

  1. Alternative form of ghali

Tokelauan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈŋa.li/
  • Hyphenation: ga‧li

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *ŋali. Cognates include Hawaiian nani and Maori ngari.

Verb[edit]

gali (plural gagali)

  1. (stative) to be pretty, beautiful

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *ŋali. Cognates include Hawaiian nali and Samoan gali.

Verb[edit]

gali (plural tagali)

  1. (intransitive) to gnaw
  2. (transitive) to eat by gnawing

References[edit]

  • R. Simona, editor (1986) Tokelau Dictionary[1], Auckland: Office of Tokelau Affairs, page 136

Vietnamese[edit]

Chemical element
Ga
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Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from New Latin gallium, with the suffix -um removed as with most chemical elements.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

gali

  1. gallium