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Sakai

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[ sah-kahy ]
/ ˈsɑ kaɪ /
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noun, plural Sa·kais, (especially collectively) Sa·kai.
a member of a tribal people of Malaya.
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Other definitions for Sakai (2 of 2)

Sakai2
[ sah-kahy ]
/ ˈsɑˈkaɪ /

noun
a seaport on S Honshu, in S Japan, near Osaka.
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British Dictionary definitions for Sakai (1 of 2)

sakai
/ (ˈsakaɪ) /

noun (in Malaysia)
a Malaysian aborigine
a wild or uncouth person

Word Origin for sakai

from Malay

British Dictionary definitions for Sakai (2 of 2)

Sakai
/ (sɑːˈkaɪ) /

noun
a port in S Japan, on S Honshu on Osaka Bay: an industrial satellite of Osaka. Pop: 787 833 (2002 est)
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