Wt/sco/ay

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(No language code specified.): /aɪ/ (interjection)
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    • Homophones: aye, eye, I
  • IPA(No language code specified.): /eɪ/ (adverb, adjective)
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    • Homophones: A, eh

InterjectionEdit

ay

  1. Ah! alas!
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    • 1883, Howard Pyle, The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood Chapter V
      "Good morrow to thee, jolly fellow," quoth Robin, "thou seemest happy this merry morn."
      "Ay, that am I," quoth the jolly Butcher, "and why should I not be so? Am I not hale in wind and limb? Have I not the bonniest lass in all Nottinghamshire? And lastly, am I not to be married to her on Thursday next in sweet Locksley Town?"
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AdverbEdit

ay (nae comparable)

  1. Always; ever.
    • 1670, John Barbour, The Acts and Life of the most victorious Conquerour Robert Bruce King of Scotland, as cited in 1860, Thomas Corser, Collectanea Anglo-poetica, page 160
      O he that hath ay lived free, [...]

Alternative formsEdit

AdjectiveEdit

ay (nae comparable)

  1. For an indefinite time.

SynonymsEdit

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AzeriEdit

Ither scripts
Cyrillic ај‍
Roman ay‍
Perso-Arabic آی

NounEdit

Wt/sco/ay definite accusative Wt/sco/ayı plural Wt/sco/aylar

  1. moon
  2. month

DeclensionEdit



Crimean TatarEdit

NounEdit

ay

  1. month
  2. moon

DeclensionEdit

ReferencesEdit


LadinoEdit

VerbEdit

Wt/sco/ay (Laitin spellin)

  1. there is, there are

Middle FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

ay

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ScotsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from a use of aye to express agreement.

AdverbEdit

ay (nae comparable)

  1. yes

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

¡ay!

  1. Expresses pain or sorrow.
  2. A stereotypical sound of a Latino or Latina (e.g. ¡Ay Papi!, something like saying "Oh Baby!")

Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Inglis eye.

NounEdit

ay

  1. eye

TagalogEdit

PrepositionEdit

ay

  1. Equality marker. It can be translated as is, am, are, was, will be, etc., but functions as a preposition, not a verb.
  2. Verb/predicate marker. Only used when the verb or predicate does not begin the sentence.



TurkishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Turkic ay, from Template:Wt/sco/proto.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

ay (objective definite ayı)

  1. month
  2. An interjection expressing a sharp pain: ouch!

Usage notesEdit

  • Ay means moon, not ay (the first "A" is capitalized)