kay

kay

synonyms, antonyms, definitions, examples & translations of kay in English

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English

Alternative forms

  • (abbreviation of okay): 'kay

Pronunciation

  • Rhymes: -eɪ

Interjection

kay

  1. (colloquial) Abbreviation of okay.

Noun

kay (plural kays)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter K/k.
  2. (colloquial) A kilometer.
  3. Dated form of cay.
    • 1839, John Purdy, The Colombian Navigator
      Three small sandy kays on the reef, bearing this name, lie at the distance of about 5½ miles S.S.E. from Boca Chica.

Derived terms

  • (letter): okay, kayo

Translations

See also

  • (Latin-script letter names) letter; a, bee, cee, dee, e, ef, gee, aitch, i, jay, kay, el, em, en, o, pee, cue, ar, ess, tee, u, vee, double-u, ex, wye, zee / zed

Anagrams

  • kya, yak

Aguacateca

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kaj/

Noun

kay

  1. fish

References

  • Julia Becker de Richards, Maya' Choltzij: vocabulario comparativo de los idiomas Mayas de Guatemala (2003)
  • Ryan Bennett, Mayan Phonology (2015)

Dibabawon Manobo

Conjunction

kay

  1. because

Haitian Creole

Noun

kay

  1. house

Kalasha

Adverb

kay

  1. when

Conjunction

kay

  1. when

Noun

kay

  1. when

Pronoun

kay

  1. when

Manx

Etymology

From Old Irish ceó (mist).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kʲeː/

Noun

kay f (genitive singular kay, plural kayghyn)

  1. (weather) fog

Mutation

References

  • “1 ceó” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Mapudungun

Conjunction

kay (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. and

Quechua

Determiner

kay

  1. this

See also

  • chay
  • haqay

Noun

kay

  1. being, essence

Declension

Pronoun

kay

  1. this

Declension

Verb

kay

  1. to be
  2. to exist
  3. An auxiliary verb

Conjugation


Tagalog

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /kaj/

Preposition

kay

  1. Used to mark oblique cases of personal nouns

Adjective

kay


Yapese

Verb

kay

  1. to eat

Yucatec Maya

Noun

kay (plural kayoʼob)

  1. fish

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