quei

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Bourguignon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French quel, from Latin quālis, quālem.

Adjective[edit]

quei (feminine singular quei or quâle, masculine plural queis, feminine plural queis or quâles)

  1. which
    Quei janre de livre veus-tu aichetai ?
    Which kind of book do you want to buy ?
  2. (exclamative) what
    Quei caitaistrôphe !
    What a catastrophe !

Pronoun[edit]

quei (feminine singular quei or quâle, masculine plural queis, feminine plural queis or quâles)

  1. (rare) what
    Quei ât son nom ?
    What is his name?

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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

quei m pl

  1. plural of quel

Usage notes[edit]

  • Before an impure s, gn, pn, ps, x, y, z, and vowel, and also with the plural noun dei, use quegli instead.

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Old Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *kʷoi, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷos, *kʷis.

Adjective[edit]

quei m

  1. (interrogative) who, what, that, which

Pronoun[edit]

quei

  1. (relative) who, what, that, which

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