mao

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mao (plural maos)

  1. The ma'oma'o, Gymnomyza samoensis, a large passerine bird native to Samoa.

Anagrams[edit]


Angor[edit]

Noun[edit]

mao

  1. taro

Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

mao f (plural maos)

  1. Alternative form of man

Adjective[edit]

mao m (feminine singular , masculine plural maos, feminine plural más)

  1. Alternative form of malo

Hawaiian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Verb[edit]

mao

  1. to clear up (e.g. of cloudy weather), alleviate
  2. to fade (e.g. of the color of cloth)
  3. to pass (e.g. of a feeling), go away, cease

Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mao

  1. a type of fish

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Pukui, Mary Kawena; Elbert, Samuel H. (1957), “mao”, in English–Hawaiian Dictionary. In Nā Puke Wehewehe ʻŌlelo Hawaiʻi[1], 2003

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mao

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まお

Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mao

  1. Nonstandard spelling of māo.
  2. Nonstandard spelling of máo.
  3. Nonstandard spelling of mǎo.
  4. Nonstandard spelling of mào.

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Swedish[edit]

Initialism[edit]

mao

  1. med andra ord (in other words)