malemu

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Chichewa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Yao malemu, from Swahili marehemu, from Arabic مَرْحُوم(marḥūm).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

malemú 6

  1. the late (euphemism for "dead")

Usage notes[edit]

Used essentially like a noun in apposition following a name or title.