tai: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (tī), [key]
— pl. tai.
  1. any of several sparoid fishes of the Pacific Ocean, as Pagrus majora food fish of Japan.


Pronunciation: (tī, tä'ē), [key]
— n.
  1. a group of languages spoken in SE Asia, including Thai, Lao, and Shan, and thought by some to be related to the Sino-Tibetan languages.
  2. Thai.
  1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Tai.
  2. Thai.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also:
  • tai (Thesaurus)