gui

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡi/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle French guy, from Old French [Term?], from Latin viscum, influenced by Frankish *wīhsila.

Noun[edit]

gui m (plural guis)

  1. mistletoe

Etymology 2[edit]

From Dutch giek.

Noun[edit]

gui m (plural guis)

  1. (nautical) spar (pole that supports a sail)

Further reading[edit]


Guaraní[edit]

Preposition[edit]

gui

  1. from

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

gui

  1. Nonstandard spelling of guī.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of guí.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of guǐ.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of guì.

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.