maj

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See also: Maj, máj, māj, Maj., and máj.

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From dialectal manj, from Proto-Albanian *mazdnja, deverbative of Proto-Indo-European *mh₂sd- (compare English mast (nuts (pig feed)), Greek μαστός (mastós, breast)), from *meh₂d-;[1] alternatively from *mh₂dnyeti,[2] directly from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂d- (compare Latin madere (to be wet), Sanskrit मेदन (médana, fattening)).

Verb[edit]

maj (first-person singular past tense majta, participle majtur)

  1. to feed oneself
  2. to fatten

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *mai̯i̯ʉh, from Latin Māius.[3]

Noun[edit]

maj m (definite singular maji)

  1. May

References[edit]

  1. ^ Orel, Vladimir (1998), “maj ~ mâj”, in Albanian Etymological Dictionary, Leiden, Boston, Cologne: Brill, page 241
  2. ^ J.P. Mallory & D.Q. Adams, eds., Encyclopedia of Indo-European Culture, s.v. "wet" (London: Fitzroy-Dearborn, 1997), 639.
  3. ^ Schumacher, Stefan; Matzinger, Joachim (2013) Die Verben des Altalbanischen: Belegwörterbuch, Vorgeschichte und Etymologie (Albanische Forschungen; 33) (in German), Wiesbaden: Otto Harrassowitz, →ISBN

Chamalal[edit]

Noun[edit]

maj (transliteration needed)

  1. nose

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin māius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maj c

  1. May (the fifth month of the Gregorian calendar)

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Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /maj/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

maj m inan

  1. May (month)

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

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Further reading[edit]

  • maj in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • maj in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mȁj m (Cyrillic spelling ма̏ј)

  1. May

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Slovene[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

máj m inan

  1. May

Inflection[edit]

Masculine inan., soft o-stem
nom. sing. máj
gen. sing. mája
singular dual plural
nominative máj mája máji
accusative máj mája máje
genitive mája májev májev
dative máju májema májem
locative máju májih májih
instrumental májem májema máji

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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maj c

  1. May (month)
    Synonyms: blomstermånad, lövmånad

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Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maj m

  1. May

Welsh Romani[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

maj (emphatic maja)

  1. I
    Synonym: me

References[edit]

  • maj” in Welsh Romani-English Dictionary, ROMLEX – the Romani Lexicon Project, 2000.

Zay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Silt'e መዪ (mayi).

Noun[edit]

maj

  1. water

References[edit]

  • Klaus Wedekind and Charlotte Wedekind ((Can we date this quote?)) “Initial SLLE Survey of the Zway Area”, in (Please provide the title of the work)