mauri

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Maori

Noun[edit]

mauri (uncountable)

  1. (New Zealand) life force, according to Maori beliefs

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mauri

  1. A Moor.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of mauri (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative mauri maurit
genitive maurin maurien
partitive mauria maureja
illative mauriin maureihin
singular plural
nominative mauri maurit
accusative nom.? mauri maurit
gen. maurin
genitive maurin maurien
partitive mauria maureja
inessive maurissa maureissa
elative maurista maureista
illative mauriin maureihin
adessive maurilla maureilla
ablative maurilta maureilta
allative maurilleˣ maureilleˣ
essive maurina maureina
translative mauriksi maureiksi
instructive maurein
abessive mauritta maureitta
comitative maureineen

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Gilbertese[edit]

Interjection[edit]

mauri

  1. hello

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maurī

  1. nominative masculine plural of maurus
  2. genitive masculine singular of maurus
  3. genitive neuter singular of maurus
  4. vocative masculine plural of maurus

Latvian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mauri m

  1. nominative plural form of maurs
  2. vocative plural form of maurs

Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

mauri

  1. life principle; metaphorical soul; source of life
    2006, Joanne Barker, Sovereignty Matters, page 208:
    In 1979 a gathering of elders at the Waananga kaumatua affirmed te reo Maori “Ko te reo te mauri o te mana Maori” the language is the life principle of Maori mana.