wae

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See also: WAE, waé, and wa.é

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

wae (countable and uncountable, plural waes)

  1. (Scotland) woe
    Wae is me!

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Buginese[edit]

wae

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-South Sulawesi *wai, from Proto-Sunda-Sulawesi *wair, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *wahiʀ.

Noun[edit]

wae (Lontara spelling ᨓᨕᨙ)

  1. water (clear liquid H₂O)

Buru (Indonesia)[edit]

Noun[edit]

wae

  1. (Namrole Bay) water

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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English , wēa, from Proto-Germanic *wai, whence also Dutch wee, German Weh, weh, Danish ve, Yiddish וויי(vey). Ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *wai. Compare Latin vae, Albanian vaj, French ouais, Ancient Greek οὐαί (ouaí), Persian وای(vây) (Turkish vay, a Persian borrowing), and Armenian վայ (vay).

Noun[edit]

wae (plural waes)

  1. woe
    Wae is me!

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