mamo

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hawaiian mamo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mamo (plural mamos)

  1. Either of two extinct species of Hawaiian honeycreepers of the genus Drepanis.
    • 2003, Bill Bryson, A Short History of Nearly Everything, BCA 2003, p. 421:
      In 1907, when a well-known collector named Alanson Bryan realised that he had shot the last three specimens of black mamos, a species of forest bird that had only been discovered the previous decade, he noted that the news filled him with ‘joy’.

Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmamo/
  • Hyphenation: ma‧mo

Noun[edit]

mamo (plural mamoj, accusative singular mamon, accusative plural mamojn)

  1. (anatomy) breast (female)

Derived terms[edit]


Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

mamo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mamar

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

mamo (plural mami)

  1. breast

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mamo

  1. vocative singular of mama

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

mamo

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of mamar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

mamo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of mamar.