maru

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Japanese , (まる, maru, circle, also a suffix for ship names).

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Noun[edit]

maru (plural marus)

  1. (prepositive or postpositive) A suffix of Japanese ship names.
    the Nippon Maru
  2. (colloquial) A semi-voiced diacritic () used with Japanese kana to change a /h/ to a /p/.
    Synonyms: handakuten
  3. A large, circular punctuation mark () used as a full stop in Japanese text.

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Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

maru

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まる

Minoan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

maru

  1. villa

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

maru m

  1. deity
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

maru f

  1. sand
  2. (by extension) sandy waste