maku

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See also: mą̀ku-

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Germanic language, compare Swedish smak.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑku/
  • Rhymes: -ɑku
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ku

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. taste, flavour
    olla jnk makuunsa = to be to one's liking
  2. sense of taste
  3. (physics) flavour 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

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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. witchetty grub

References[edit]

  • Pitjantjatjara / Yankunytjatjara Picture Dictionary, Paul Eckert et al, 2007.

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. genitive singular of mak
  2. locative singular of mak
  3. vocative singular of mak

Tocharian A[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

maku

  1. (anatomy) nails, fingernails