Definitions

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  • n. food

Etymologies

From Maori, from Proto-Polynesian *kai, from Proto-Oceanic, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *kaən, from Proto-Austronesian *kaən. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Her view of the relationship between humans and yôkai is complex, and I particularly love the counterpoint between grandmother and grandson.

    17 « December « 2009 « Precocious Curmudgeon

  • It is written with one stroke without lifting the pen, starts the word kai, following that is the name Mara.

    CNN Transcript Mar 13, 2007

  • Kai-kai is the Polynesian for food, meat, eating, and to eat: but it would be hard to say whether it was introduced into

    Chapter 16

  • Kai-kai is the Polynesian for food, meat, eating, and to eat: but it would be hard to say whether it was introduced into Melanesia by the sandalwood traders or by the Polynesian westward drift.

    Chapter 16

  • Kai-kai is the Polynesian for food, meat, eating, and to eat; but it would be hard to say whether it was introduced into Melanesia by the sandalwood traders or by the Polynesian westward drift.

    "Too Much" English

  • He is set eis ptosin kai anastasin -- for their fall, in order to their rising again; to humble and abase them, and bring them off from all confidence in themselves, that they may be exalted by relying on Christ; he wounds and then heals, Paul falls, and rises again.

    Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume V (Matthew to John)

  • Henry J. Kaiser developed most of the area and the area was named Hawaii Kai (I'm sure the usage of the word kai here was supposed to have a dualistic quality).

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  • [3082] "Incapabilis et incomprehensibilis," corresponding to achoretos kai akataleptos in the Greek.

    ANF01. The Apostolic Fathers with Justin Martyr and Irenaeus

  • The Septuagint has kai akataskeuastos, invisible and unfurnished.

    Commentary on Genesis - Volume 1

  • Loh mai kai aka glutinous rice with soy sauce and chicken

    SARA - Southeast Asian RSS Aggregator

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  • This is my nickname. (^o^)

    January 15, 2007