maza

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See also: mazá, mazā, maža, and mažą

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek μᾶζα ‎(mâza).

Noun[edit]

maza

  1. An Ancient Greek barley cake.

Hausa[edit]

Adverb[edit]

maza

  1. quickly, as quickly as possible

Latvian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

maza

  1. genitive singular masculine form of mazs
  2. nominative singular feminine form of mazs

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a Vulgar Latin *ma(t)tea, from Latin mateola, from a Proto-Indo-European root describing similar tools; see also Old High German medela ‎(plow), Old Church Slavonic мотыка ‎(motyka, mattock), मत्य ‎(matya, club, harrow). Related to Italian mazza, Portuguese maça.

Noun[edit]

maza f ‎(plural mazas)

  1. mace, club (weapon)
  2. mallet (in polo)
  3. handle (of a billiards or snooker cue)
  4. drumstick (for playing drums)
  5. meat tenderizer

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