Definitions for hoyhɔɪ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a heavy barge used in harbors.
Category: Nautical, Navy
a small vessel of the 17th and 18th centuries, used for fishing and coastal trading.
Origin of hoy:
1485–95; < MD hoey
barge, flatboat, hoy, lighter(noun)
a flatbottom boat for carrying heavy loads (especially on canals)
Origin: From hui, compare ahoy.
a small coaster vessel, usually sloop-rigged, used in conveying passengers and goods from place to place, or as a tender to larger vessels in port
ho! Halloe! Stop!
Hoy is an island in Orkney, Scotland. With an area of 143 square kilometres it is the second largest in the archipelago after the Mainland. It is connected by a causeway called The Ayre to South Walls. Unusually, the two islands are treated as one entity by the UK census.
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
a steep, rocky islet in the Orkney group, about 1 m. SW. of Mainland or Pomona, remarkable for its huge cliffs.
Translations for hoy
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(on) this day
Today is Friday; Here is today's newspaper; I'm working today.
- hojePortuguese (BR)
- dagens; idagDanish
- hari iniIndonesian
- dagurinní dagIcelandic
- šodien; šodienaLatvian
- hari iniMalay
- i dagNorwegian
- نن، نن ورځ: نن، نن سباPashto
- сегодняшний день; сегодняRussian
- i dagSwedish
- 今天Chinese (Trad.)
- hôm nayVietnamese
- 今天Chinese (Simp.)
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