maki

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See also: Maki, mäki, Mäki, and mąki

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French [Term?], from native name.

Noun[edit]

maki (plural maki)

  1. A lemur.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Japanese 巻き (maki), from 巻く (maku, to roll).

Noun[edit]

maki (countable and uncountable, plural makis)

  1. makizushi, a form of sushi that is rolled.
    • 2001 March 2, Laura Levy Shatkin, “What's New”, in Chicago Reader[1]:
      Tightly rolled makis are designed to appeal to the eye--the negi hamachi maki, for instance, is bursting with perfectly centered yellowtail and scallions.

Anagrams[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

maki

  1. lemur

Declension[edit]

Inflection of maki (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative maki makit
genitive makin makien
partitive makia makeja
illative makiin makeihin
singular plural
nominative maki makit
accusative nom. maki makit
gen. makin
genitive makin makien
partitive makia makeja
inessive makissa makeissa
elative makista makeista
illative makiin makeihin
adessive makilla makeilla
ablative makilta makeilta
allative makille makeille
essive makina makeina
translative makiksi makeiksi
instructive makein
abessive makitta makeitta
comitative makeineen
Possessive forms of maki (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person makini makimme
2nd person makisi makinne
3rd person makinsa

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Noun[edit]

maki m (plural makis)

  1. maki

Hungarian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɒki]
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ki

Noun[edit]

maki (plural makik)

  1. lemur

Usage notes[edit]

In children's books, the word makimajom is also used to indicate maki and majom (monkey) together.

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative maki makik
accusative makit makikat
dative makinak makiknak
instrumental makival makikkal
causal-final makiért makikért
translative makivá makikká
terminative makiig makikig
essive-formal makiként makikként
essive-modal
inessive makiban makikban
superessive makin makikon
adessive makinál makiknál
illative makiba makikba
sublative makira makikra
allative makihoz makikhoz
elative makiból makikból
delative makiról makikról
ablative makitól makiktól
non-attributive
possessive - singular
makié makiké
non-attributive
possessive - plural
makiéi makikéi
Possessive forms of maki
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. makim makijaim
2nd person sing. makid makijaid
3rd person sing. makija makijai
1st person plural makink makijaink
2nd person plural makitok makijaitok
3rd person plural makijuk makijaik

Derived terms[edit]


Icelandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse maki, from Proto-Germanic *makô. Cognate with Danish mage, Swedish make, English match.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maki m (genitive singular maka, nominative plural makar)

  1. equal, match
    Synonyms: jafningi, jafnoki
  2. spouse

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

  • makalaus (matchless, unparalleled)

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈma.ki/
  • Hyphenation: mà‧ki

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from French maki, from Malagasy maka.

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

maki m (invariable)

  1. black lemur (Eulemur macaco)
  2. mongoose lemur (Lemur mongoz)

Further reading[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Japanese 巻き (maki) from 巻く (maku, to roll).

Budapest, Oishi Sushi, maki box.jpg

Noun[edit]

maki m (invariable)

  1. A piece of makizushi.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • maki in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

maki

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まき

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

maki m

  1. nominative plural form of maks
  2. vocative plural form of maks

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maki

  1. nominative/accusative plural of mak

Maori[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Polynesian *masaki, from Proto-Oceanic *masakit, from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *sakit.

Verb[edit]

maki

  1. to afflict (of an illness)

Noun[edit]

maki

  1. sick person
  2. sore (injured, infected, inflamed, or diseased patch of skin)

Adverb[edit]

maki

  1. invalid

Derived terms[edit]


Middle English[edit]

Verb[edit]

maki

  1. Alternative form of maken

Old Norse[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Germanic *makô.

Noun[edit]

maki m

  1. match

Declension[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Icelandic: maki
  • Faroese: maki
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: make
  • Norwegian Bokmål: make
  • Old Swedish: maki
  • Danish: mage c

References[edit]

  • maki in Geir T. Zoëga (1910) A Concise Dictionary of Old Icelandic, Oxford: Clarendon Press

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse maki, from Proto-Germanic *makô.

Noun[edit]

maki m

  1. associate, partner
  2. match, equal
  3. spouse

Declension[edit]

Descendants[edit]


Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maki m

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of mak

Quechua[edit]

Noun[edit]

maki

  1. hand

Declension[edit]


Zazaki[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From mak +‎ -i.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [maki]
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ki

Adjective[edit]

maki (comparative dehana maki, superlative zaf maki)

  1. (grammar) feminine