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Aragonese

Noun

mai f.

  1. mother

Catalan

Adverb

mai

  1. never

See also


Dharuk

Noun

mai

  1. eye

Estonian

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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:de language|Template:lang:de]][[Category:et:Template:lang:de derivations]] Mai.

Noun

mai

  1. May

Synonyms

jaanuar - veebruar - märts - aprill - mai - juuni - juuli - august - september - oktoober - november - detsember

Faroese

  • Month of the Year: mai

Noun

mai m.

  1. The month of May

Fijian

Etymology

Common Oceanian, compare Indonesian mari.

Verb

mai

  1. come (always together with lako, as lako mai)

Preposition

mai

  1. in
  2. from

French

Pronunciation

Noun

mai m.

  1. May (month)

Hungarian

Etymology

ma + -i

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈmɒji/
  • Hyphenation: mai

Adjective

mai

  1. of today
    a mai újság - today's newspaper

Italian

Etymology

[[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:it:Template:lang:la derivations]] magis.

Adverb

mai

  1. never, ever

Related terms


Kaurna

Noun

mai

  1. vegetable food, bush tucker

Mandarin

Verb

mai (Pinyin mǎi, traditional , simplified )

  1. to buy, to purchase
    ni xiang mǎi na ben shu? — "Which book do you want to buy?"

Verb

mai (Pinyin mài, traditional , simplified )

  1. to sell
    na ben shu mài duoshao qian? (nà běn shū mài duōshao qián? 那本书卖多少钱?) — How much is that book?

Pinyin syllable

mai

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of three tones, mái, mǎi, or mài.

Usage notes

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


Maori

Adverb

mai

  1. hither

Norwegian

Noun

mai

  1. May (fifth month of the Gregorian calendar)

Pitjantjatjara

Noun

mai

  1. food
  2. vegetable

Romanian

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:ro:Template:lang:la derivations]] (mensis) Māius.

Noun

mai m. (uncountable)

  1. May

Etymology 2

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Adverb

mai

  1. more
Usage notes

This word regards degree rather than number, for which a form of the word mult should be appended.

Etymology 4

Hungarian máj

Noun

mai n. (plural maiuri)

  1. (anatomy) liver
Synonyms

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