hoi

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See also: hói, hỏi, hơi, hội, Hợi, and hoʻi

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek οἱ ‎(hoi, masculine plural definite article).

Article[edit]

hoi

  1. Only used in hoi polloi

Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

hoi

  1. (Netherlands) An informal greeting acknowledging someone’s arrival or presence; compare English hey, hi
    Hoi, hoe gaat het? — Hey, how's it going?

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Fembe[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

hoi

  1. water

References[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [hoi]
  • Rhymes: -oi
  • Hyphenation: hoi

Interjection[edit]

hoi

  1. ohoy, hey
    hoi te siellä! — hey you there!

Anagrams[edit]


Lavukaleve[edit]

Noun[edit]

hoi n

  1. deep sea

Verb[edit]

hoi

  1. (intransitive) go in
  2. (transitive) put in

Pirahã[edit]

Adjective[edit]

hoi'

  1. Quantitative, as in some (more than a few).

Adjective[edit]

ho'i

  1. Quantitative, a few (less than some).

References[edit]

Mura-Pirahã Dictionary


Rapa Nui[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from English horse.

Noun[edit]

hoi

  1. horse

Derived terms[edit]