Complete Definition of "sais"

English

Etymology
Via Hundustani, from Arabic ARchar|سائس, from ARchar|سوس ‘to tend a horse’.

Pronunciation
IPA|/saɪs/

Noun
en-noun|es

  1. India A groom, or servant with responsibility for the horses.

#*1888, Here all trace of him was lost, until a sais or groom met me on the Simla Mall with this extraordinary note — Rudyard Kipling, ‘Miss Youghal's Sais’, Plain Tales from the Hills (Folio Society 2007, p. 25)


French

Pronunciation
IPA|/sɛ/
w:SAMPA|SAMPA: /sE/

Verb
sais

  1. first-, second-person singular indicative present of savoir

#: je ne sais pas = I do not know


Indonesian

Noun
sais

  1. driver

Category:Indonesian nouns

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