tay

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French taye, and its source, Latin tēca, thēca, from Ancient Greek θήκη ‎(thḗkē, covering, sheath).

Noun[edit]

tay ‎(plural tays)

  1. (obsolete) The outer membrane of the brain.
    • 1485, Sir Thomas Malory, Le Morte d’Arthur, Bk.XXI, Ch.4:
      ryght so he smote hys fadir, Kynge Arthure, with hys swerde holdynge in both hys hondys, uppon the syde of the hede, that the swerde perced the helmet and the tay of the brayne.

Kalasha[edit]

Determiner[edit]

tay

  1. your (singular)

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Kwaza[edit]

Noun[edit]

tay

  1. woman

References[edit]

  • Hein van der Voort, A Grammar of Kwaza

Pipil[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Nahuan *tla-. Compare Classical Nahuatl tlein ‎(what)

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (Izalco) tey (/ˈteːj/)

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

tay

  1. (interroɡative) what
    Tay tikwaj yalua?
    What did you eat yesterday?
  2. (relative) what; that which; the thing that
    Tesu nikmati ne tay inak
    I dont't know what she/he said

Turkish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Turkic tay, from Proto-Turkic.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tay ‎(definite accusative tayı, plural taylar)

  1. colt (horse)

Vietnamese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Vietic *siː, from Proto-Mon-Khmer *sii

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tay ‎(𢬣)

  1. (colloquial) hand
  2. (colloquial) arm
  3. (informal) guy; dude

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