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English translation: Yes! / Yahoo

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00:38 May 21, 2003
Japanese to English translations [Non-PRO]
Japanese term or phrase: wai
I sent a message to my friend saying that she has to remind me to give her something, it is small and cute. She replied "WAI"
Kristie
English translation:Yes! / Yahoo
Explanation:
わーい Yahoo! Yeah!

I think that is to express her feeling of happiness. We often say wa-i or yatta- which means Yes! or yahoo...
Anyway, she is happy!
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Local time: 20:42
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Yes! / Yahoo


Explanation:
わーい Yahoo! Yeah!

I think that is to express her feeling of happiness. We often say wa-i or yatta- which means Yes! or yahoo...
Anyway, she is happy!

Kaori Myatt
France
Local time: 20:42
Native speaker of: Native in JapaneseJapanese
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