maile

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See also: Maile and mailé

English[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

maile (plural mailes)

  1. A flowering Hawaiian vine, of the genus Alyxia, used to make lei.
    • 1910, The Hawaiian Forester and Agriculturist (page 165)
      All about the tents were ferns, while the fragrant maile trailed from every tree and bush []

Etymology 2[edit]

Variant of mail.

Noun[edit]

maile (uncountable)

  1. Obsolete form of mail (chainmail).

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English mail ([delivery of] letters and small parcels).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mɛjlə/, [ˈmɛjlə]

Verb[edit]

maile (imperative mail, infinitive at maile, present tense mailer, past tense mailede, perfect tense er/har mailet)

  1. e-mail (to compose and send an e-mail) [from 1989]

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Verb[edit]

maile

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of mailen

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

maile

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mailer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of mailer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of mailer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of mailer
  5. second-person singular imperative of mailer

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German[edit]

Verb[edit]

maile

  1. First-person singular present of mailen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of mailen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of mailen.
  4. Imperative singular of mailen.

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mailē

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐌻𐌴

Hawaiian[edit]

Noun[edit]

maile

  1. (botany) maile

Derived terms[edit]


Samoan[edit]

Noun[edit]

maile

  1. dog