See also: maina

EnglishEdit

Proper nounEdit

Maina (plural Mainas)

  1. A surname​.

StatisticsEdit

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Maina is the 23185th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 1100 individuals. Maina is most common among Black/African American (77.73%) and White (15.73%) individuals.

AnagramsEdit


KikuyuEdit

PronunciationEdit

As for Tonal Class, Benson (1964) classifies this term into Class 2.

Proper nounEdit

Maina

  1. name of one of the ruling generation-sets (mariika); the other is Mwangi.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “Maina” in Benson, T.G. (1964). Kikuyu-English dictionary, p. 251. Oxford: Clarendon Press.