maku

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See also: mākû and mą̀ku-

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *maku, borrowed from Proto-Germanic *smakkuz.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑku/, [ˈmɑku]
  • Rhymes: -ɑku
  • Syllabification: ma‧ku

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. taste, flavor
    olla jnk makuunsato be to one's liking
  2. sense of taste
  3. (physics) flavor of a quark or a lepton

Declension[edit]

Inflection of maku (Kotus type 1/valo, k- gradation)
nominative maku maut
genitive maun makujen
partitive makua makuja
illative makuun makuihin
singular plural
nominative maku maut
accusative nom. maku maut
gen. maun
genitive maun makujen
partitive makua makuja
inessive maussa mauissa
elative mausta mauista
illative makuun makuihin
adessive maulla mauilla
ablative maulta mauilta
allative maulle mauille
essive makuna makuina
translative mauksi mauiksi
instructive mauin
abessive mautta mauitta
comitative makuineen
Possessive forms of maku (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person makuni makumme
2nd person makusi makunne
3rd person makunsa

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

maku

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まく

Kayardild[edit]

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. woman

References[edit]

  • Nicholas Evans, A Grammar of Kayardild: With Historical-comparative Notes on Tangkic

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

maku m

  1. accusative singular form of maks
  2. instrumental singular form of maks
  3. genitive plural form of maks

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. locative singular of mak

Pitjantjatjara[edit]

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. witchety grub

References[edit]

  • Paul A. Eckert (2007) Pitjantjatjara / Yankunytjatjara Picture Dictionary[1], IAD Press, →ISBN

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. genitive/locative/vocative singular of mak

Tocharian A[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian *mekwā (compare Tocharian B mekwa), from Proto-Indo-European *h₃nogʰ-. Compare also Old Armenian մագիլ (magil).

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. (anatomy) nails, fingernails

Yámana[edit]

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. son