madu

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *mato.

Noun[edit]

madu (genitive mao, partitive madu)

  1. snake

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Indonesian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmad̪u]
  • Hyphenation: ma‧du

Etymology 1[edit]

From Malay madu, from Sanskrit मधु (mádhu).

Noun[edit]

madu (plural, first-person possessive maduku, second-person possessive madumu, third-person possessive madunya)

  1. honey
  2. (figuratively) sweet substance.

Etymology 2[edit]

Unknown, perhaps as semantic loan from Chinese (honey, mistress).

Noun[edit]

madu (plural, first-person possessive maduku, second-person possessive madumu, third-person possessive madunya)

  1. mistress, the other woman,
    1. in polygyny relation.
    2. (figuratively) in other type of relation.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

madū

  1. ablative supine of madeō

Malay[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मधु (mádhu).

Noun[edit]

madu

  1. honey

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: madu

Sundanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

madu

  1. Romanization of ᮙᮓᮥ