zei

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See also: zéi and ze'i

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Originally a regular weak verb, zegde, which reduced to zeide, whence zei.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

zei

  1. singular past indicative of zeggen

Anagrams[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

zei

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ぜい

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

zeī

  1. nominative plural of zeus
  2. genitive singular of zeus
  3. vocative plural of zeus

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

zei

  1. Nonstandard spelling of zéi.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Romanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zei m pl

  1. plural of zeu