Wt/sco/aye

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See also: ayé

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/etymology at line 35: attempt to concatenate a nil value. Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., from Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/languages at line 144: attempt to index local 'name' (a nil value). Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., from Template:Wt/sco/proto ‘ever, always’ (compare Old English Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., Middle Dutch Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., German Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist.), accusative of Template:Wt/sco/proto ‘age; law’ (compare Old English Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. ‘law’, West Frisian Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. ‘id’, Dutch Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. ‘century’), from Template:Wt/sco/proto ‘long time’ (compare Irish Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. ‘age, period’, Latin Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. ‘eternity’, Ancient Greek Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist.).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA([[wikipedia:Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'. phonology|key]]): /eɪ/
    • Rhymes: [[Rhymes:Wt/sco/Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'.:-eɪ|-eɪ]]
  • (incorrectly)[1] IPA([[wikipedia:Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'. phonology|key]]): /aɪ/
    • Rhymes: [[Rhymes:Wt/sco/Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'.:-aɪ|-aɪ]]
    • Homophones: ay, eye, I

Adverb[edit]

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  1. Template:Wt/sco/archaic ever, always
Quotations[edit]
  • For usage examples o this term, see the [[Citations:Wt/sco/Wt/sco/aye#Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'.|citations page]].
References[edit]
  1. Template:Wt/sco/R:OED2

Etymology 2[edit]

Probably from use of Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. as expression of agreement, or from Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/etymology at line 35: attempt to concatenate a nil value. Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist.. More at oh, yea.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA([[wikipedia:Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'. phonology|key]]): /aɪ/
    • Rhymes: [[Rhymes:Wt/sco/Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/language_utilities at line 7: data for mw.loadData contains unsupported data type 'function'.:-aɪ|-aɪ]]
  • Homophones: ay, eye, I

Alternative forms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

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  1. yes; yea; a word expressing assent, or an affirmative answer to a question.
Usage notes[edit]

It is much used in Scotland, the north and Midlands of England, the northern counties of Ireland, Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist. voting in legislative bodies, etc., or in nautical contexts.

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References[edit]
  • The New Geordie Dictionary, Frank Graham, 1987, ISBN 0946928118
  • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [1]
  • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, ISBN 1904794165

Noun[edit]

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  1. An affirmative vote; one who votes in the affirmative.
    "To call for the ayes and nays;" "The ayes have it."
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Scots[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Lua error in Module:Wt/sco/languages at line 144: attempt to index local 'name' (a nil value). Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist., cognate with Old English Script error: The function "template_l_term" does not exist..

Adverb[edit]

Wt/sco/aye (nae comparable)

  1. used to show agreement or acceptance; yes
  2. always, still
    A'll aye be wi ye an A'm nae carin whit thay say - I will always/ still be with you and I don't care what they say

Interjection[edit]

Template:Wt/sco/sco-intj

  1. yes; yea; a word expressing assent, or an affirmative answer to a question