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See also pēi, péi, pěi, and pèi

Mandarin

Pinyin syllable

pei

  1. A transliteration of any of a number of Chinese characters properly represented as having one of four tones, pēi, péi, pěi, or pèi.

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.


Sardinian

Etymology

Compare Catalan peu, Esperanto piedo, French pied, Ido pedo, Interlingua pede, Italian piede, Latin pes, Latvian pēda, Lithuanian pėdės, Portuguese , Spanish pie

Noun

pei

  1. leg

Scots

Pronunciation

Noun

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Singular
pei

Plural
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  1. (South Scots) a pea (in Roxburghshire)
  2. (South Scots) pay (in Selkirkshire)

Usage notes

Often spelt pey (especially for the second definition).

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