[ tahy ]
/ taɪ /
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noun, plural tai.
any of several sparoid fishes of the Pacific Ocean, as Pagrus major(red tai ), a food fish of Japan.
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Origin of tai
1615–25; <Japanese ta(w)i, earlier tafi
Other definitions for tai (2 of 2)
[ tahy, tah-ee ]
/ taɪ, ˈtɑ i /
of, relating to, or characteristic of Tai.
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How to use tai in a sentence
And geven to servantes in house 2800 gins; and paid for our diet 160 tais.
And there was paid out for diett 40 tais, and to the servantes in howse 3000 gins.
Sayer for the 100 tais he saieth he had not receved, although we have his hand to shew for it.
I had then but four years, and I was happy—Dieu, que j'tais heureuse.In Vanity Fair|Eleanor Hoyt Brainerd
Chambardeau, the grocer's assistant, then says to me: 'Tais donc ta sale gueule, Titi!'Trooper 3809|Lionel Decle
British Dictionary definitions for tai (1 of 2)
/ (taɪ) /
a variant spelling of Thai
British Dictionary definitions for tai (2 of 2)
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