mumo

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Cebuano[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Onomatopoeic.

Noun[edit]

mumo

  1. a bogeyman; an imaginary creature meant to inspire fear in children

Etymology 2[edit]

Undetermined.

Noun[edit]

mumo

  1. to hit or bump one's mouth against something

Swahili[edit]

Verb[edit]

mumo

  1. second-person plural of -mo: you all are (inside there)

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

mumo

  1. particles of cooked rice falling of the plate or table during a meal
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Apparent reduplication of the first syllable of multo

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

mumò

  1. bogeyman; a monster causing fear in children's stories
    Synonym: mamaw
  2. (childish) ghost