Maka

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Polish Mąka, and also from Tamil மகா (makā).

Proper noun[edit]

Maka (plural Makas)

  1. A surname.

Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Maka is the 35395th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 636 individuals. Maka is most common among White (59.28%) and Asian/Pacific Islander (27.99%) individuals.

Further reading[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Hausa[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic مَكَّة(makka).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /má.kà/
    • (Standard Kano Hausa) IPA(key): [mə́.kə̀]

Proper noun[edit]

Makà f

  1. Mecca (a city in Saudi Arabia)

Derived terms[edit]


Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From maka (eye; beloved one), also a short form of compound names containing this word.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈma.ka/, [ˈmɐkə]

Proper noun[edit]

Maka

  1. a female given name from Hawaiian, less often given to men

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Maranao[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Maka

  1. Mecca

References[edit]


Ngazidja Comorian[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Maka

  1. Mecca