mui

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See also: Mui, MUI, múi, mùi, Mùi, mũi, and mu'i

Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin multus.

Adverb[edit]

mui

  1. very

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Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin magis.

Adverb[edit]

mui

  1. more

Conjunction[edit]

mui

  1. but

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Contraction of muide.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mœy̯/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mui
  • Rhymes: -œy̯

Noun[edit]

mui f (plural muien, diminutive muitje n)

  1. break or neck in a sandbar
  2. (by extension) riptide (a strong flow of water)

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Old Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Apocope of muito, from Latin multus (very).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mui

  1. very

Descendants[edit]

  • Fala: mui
  • Galician: moi
  • Portuguese: mui

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mui, clipping of muito.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mui

  1. (archaic, rare) very

Synonyms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

mui

  1. Obsolete spelling of muy

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Dutch moei.

Noun[edit]

mui

  1. (dated) older woman, elderly woman

Vietnamese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mui (𥯍, 𥴘, 𦩚)

  1. covering roof (for car, boat, etc.); hood

Zhuang[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tai *ʰmwɯjᴬ (bear). Cognate with Thai หมี (mǐi), Northern Thai ᩉ᩠ᨾᩦ, Lao ໝີ (), ᦖᦲ (ṁii), Tai Dam ꪢꪲ, Shan မီ (mǐi), Ahom 𑜉𑜣 (mii), Nong Zhuang mue, Bouyei moil. Compare Old Chinese (OC *meʔ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mui (Sawndip forms 𤞦, 𪻄, old orthography mui)

  1. bear (animal)

Derived terms[edit]