momo

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See also: Momo, mómo, mòmò, and момо

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Tibetan མོག་མོག (mog mog), from Mandarin 饃饃馍馍 (mómo).

Noun[edit]

momo (plural momos)

  1. A type of Tibetan, Ladakhi and Nepali dumpling made with a simple flour and water dough.
    • 2007 July 1, “Far East of the U.N.”, in New York Times[1]:
      Many dishes show a direct influence of China or India; for example, momos, or Tibetan dumplings, look like Chinese pot-stickers.

Translations[edit]


Adangme[edit]

Adverb[edit]

momo

  1. already

Aiwoo[edit]

Verb[edit]

momo

  1. to chew (in order to swallow)

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Hopi[edit]

Noun[edit]

momo

  1. bee

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

momo

  1. Rōmaji transcription of もも

Maori[edit]

Noun[edit]

momo

  1. a type, a kind, a species, a breed, a variety, a race, a genre

Further reading[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

momo m (plural momos)

  1. King Momo (character representing the king of carnival in Latin America)
  2. momo

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Mandarin (, “demon”).

Noun[edit]

momo

  1. monster, ghost