maori

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See also: māori, Maori, and Māori

Catalan[edit]

Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ca
Catalan Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ca

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maori (masculine and feminine plural maoris)

  1. Maori

Noun[edit]

maori m or f (plural maoris)

  1. Maori person

maori m (uncountable)

  1. Maori language

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English Maori, from Maori māori.

Noun[edit]

maori

  1. A Maori (member of the indigenous people of New Zealand).
  2. The Maori language.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of maori (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative maori maorit
genitive maorin maorien
partitive maoria maoreja
illative maoriin maoreihin
singular plural
nominative maori maorit
accusative nom. maori maorit
gen. maorin
genitive maorin maorien
partitive maoria maoreja
inessive maorissa maoreissa
elative maorista maoreista
illative maoriin maoreihin
adessive maorilla maoreilla
ablative maorilta maoreilta
allative maorille maoreille
essive maorina maoreina
translative maoriksi maoreiksi
instructive maorein
abessive maoritta maoreitta
comitative maoreineen
Possessive forms of maori (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person maorini maorimme
2nd person maorisi maorinne
3rd person maorinsa

Synonyms[edit]

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ma.ɔ.ʁi/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

maori (feminine maorie, masculine plural maoris, feminine plural maories)

  1. (relational) Maori (relating to the Maori people or language)

Noun[edit]

maori m (uncountable)

  1. the Maori language

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maori (invariable)

  1. Maori

Noun[edit]

maori m or f (invariable)

  1. Maori

Anagrams[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

maori m (definite singular maorien, indefinite plural maorier, definite plural maoriene)

  1. a Maori (member of the native people of New Zealand)
  2. (uncountable) Maori (the language spoken by the Maori people)

Usage notes[edit]

Maori, not maorisk, is the correct Norwegian name for the Maori language, despite the article in Wikipedia.

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References[edit]


Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

maori m (definite singular maorien, indefinite plural maoriar, definite plural maoriane)

  1. a Maori (member of the native people of New Zealand)
  2. (uncountable) Maori (the language spoken by the Maori people)

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Maori Māori (Maori), from māori (normal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maori m or f (plural maoris)

  1. Maori (of, from, or pertaining to the Maori)
  2. Maori (of the Maori language)

Noun[edit]

maori m or f (plural maoris)

  1. Maori (native of New Zealand)
  2. (uncountable) Maori (language)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French Maori.

Noun[edit]

maori m (plural maori)

  1. Maori

Declension[edit]


Swedish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • maorier (for a member of the indigenous people)

Noun[edit]

maori c

  1. a (male or female) Maori (member of the indigenous people of New Zealand)
  2. the Maori language

Declension[edit]

Declension of maori 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative maori maorin maorier maorierna
Genitive maoris maorins maoriers maoriernas

See also[edit]

  • maorisk (related to the Maori or the Maori language)
  • maoriska (female Maori)

References[edit]