Tay


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Tay

 (tā)
A river of central Scotland rising in the Grampian Mountains and flowing about 190 km (118 mi) through Loch Tay to the Firth of Tay, an inlet of the North Sea.

tay

(teɪ)
n
(Cookery) an Irish dialect word for tea

Tay

(teɪ)
n
1. (Placename) Firth of Tay the estuary of the River Tay on the North Sea coast of Scotland. Length: 40 km (25 miles)
2. (Placename) a river in central Scotland, flowing northeast through Loch Tay, then southeast to the Firth of Tay: the longest river in Scotland; noted for salmon fishing. Length: 193 km (120 miles)
3. (Placename) Loch Tay a lake in central Scotland, in Stirling council area. Length: 23 km (14 miles)

Tay

(teɪ)

n.
1. a river flowing through central Scotland into the Firth of Tay. 118 mi. (190 km) long.
2. Firth of, an estuary of the North Sea, off the coast of central Scotland. 25 mi. (40 km) long.
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Noun1.Tay - a branch of the Tai languages
Tai - the most widespread and best known of the Kadai family of languages
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I wonna ha' no tay. I carena if I ne'er ate nor drink no more.
An' Seth, why donna ye get her some tay? Ye war in a hurry to get some for me, as had no need, but ye donna think o' gettin'
But now, do ye make the tay as ye like it, for I'n got no taste i' my mouth this day--it's all one what I swaller--it's all got the taste o' sorrow wi't."
Andrew's, and along the banks of the Tay, to Perth, where our friend expected us.
Go inside, an' dhrink tay out av chiny in the drrrrawin'-room, an' thin we'll dhrink like Christians undher the tree here.
"Well, I suppose you'll want a dish o' tay, or victuals of some sort, hey?
'We do not say Ozer; we say Other: the letters are "T" and "H;" You say Tay and Aish, You Know; (still with clemency).
Seven-month-old River Tay Jackson, from Bolton, was dipped into the waters of the Scottish river in Dundee by proud dad Anthony - who is originally from the city.
The documentary The River: A Year in the Life of the Tay highlighted the desperate decline in wild salmon numbers and the attempts to reverse its fortunes.
He has drawn on official accounts of the disaster and archive records on possessions which were recovered from the River Tay to create the semi-fictionalised story and characters.
Tay said on Monday that in 2008, 12 families of shrimp and crab farmers had requested Prime Minister Hun Sen for titles covering 45.614ha, which is east of Phnom Doung island.
'We have everything for a woman who is very bold and does not fear from wearing a big piece of jewellery,'said Tamara Lapinski, one of the founders of Tay Jewellery.Tamara is in Muscat to exhibit her collection at The Chedi Muscat on Tuesday and Wednesday.