tais

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tais ‎(plural tais)

  1. A traditional woven cloth produced by women in East Timor.

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tais

  1. first-person singular present indicative of taire
  2. second-person singular present indicative of taire
  3. second-person singular imperative of taire

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Irish tais ‎(damp, moist; soft, smooth; gentle, kind, easy; weak, feeble, spiritless, timid).

Adjective[edit]

tais ‎(genitive singular masculine tais, genitive singular feminine taise, plural taise, comparative taise)

  1. damp, moist, humid
  2. soft, smooth, tender
  3. mild, gentle; kind, compassionate
  4. soft, weak, indulgent
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

tais f ‎(genitive singular taise)

  1. Alternative form of taise ‎(doppelganger, fetch, wraith; shade, apparition, ghost)
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
tais thais dtais
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • "tais" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • 1 tais” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Latvian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

tais

  1. in those; locative plural masculine form of tas
  2. in those; locative plural feminine form of tas

Occitan[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tais m (plural taisses)

  1. badger

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

tais

  1. plural of tal

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

tais m (uncountable)

  1. (rare) tais (a traditional woven textile of East Timor)

White Hmong[edit]

Noun[edit]

tais

  1. basin
  2. dish, plate
  3. cup

References[edit]

  • Ernest E. Heimbach, White Hmong - English Dictionary (1979, SEAP Publications)