poy pole used to propel a boat, late 15c., of unknown origin.

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  • Poy — is a surname of Chinese or Spanish origin. The name refers to: *Aldo Poy (b. 1945), Argentine professional football player *José Poy (1926–1996), Argentine professional football player *Mauro Poy (1981–), Argentine professional football player… …   Wikipedia

  • Poy — Poy, n. [OF. apui, apoi, a support, prop., staff, F. appui, fr. OF. apuier, apoier, to support, F. appuyer, fr. [ a] to (L. ad) + OF. pui, poi, a rising ground, hill, L. podium. See {Podium}, {Pew}.] 1. A support; used in composition; as, teapoy …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • poy — char·poy; poy·ou; se·poy; tea·poy; …   English syllables

  • Poy, S. — S. Poy wird in Perlois, Bisthums Chalons, verehrt. (Mg.) …   Vollständiges Heiligen-Lexikon

  • Poy — peu, poy nm puy, monticule; colline, coteau Saintonge …   Glossaire des noms topographiques en France

  • POY — Project Of The Year (Business » General) Person Of The Year (Business » Positions) Picture of the Year (Community » Media) * Pilot of the Year (Governmental » Transportation) * Pilot of the Year (Governmental » Military) * Pilot of the Year… …   Abbreviations dictionary

  • POY — Powell, WY, USA internationale Flughafen Kennung …   Acronyms

  • poy — is., bit. b. Tohumları kırmızıbibere benzeyen, 10 50 cm yükseklikte, karabiberle karıştırılarak pastırma çemeninde kullanılan bir bitki (Trigonella joenumgraecum) …   Çağatay Osmanlı Sözlük

  • poy — ISO 639 3 Code of Language ISO 639 2/B Code : ISO 639 2/T Code : ISO 639 1 Code : Scope : Individual Language Type : Living Language Name : Pogolo …   Names of Languages ISO 639-3

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