See also: madú

EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *mato.

NounEdit

madu (genitive mao, partitive madu)

  1. snake

DeclensionEdit


IndonesianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmad̪u]
  • Hyphenation: ma‧du

Etymology 1Edit

From Malay madu, from Sanskrit मधु (mádhu).

NounEdit

madu (plural, first-person possessive maduku, second-person possessive madumu, third-person possessive madunya)

  1. honey
  2. (figuratively) sweet substance.

Etymology 2Edit

Unknown, perhaps as semantic loan from Chinese (honey, mistress).

NounEdit

madu (plural, first-person possessive maduku, second-person possessive madumu, third-person possessive madunya)

  1. mistress, the other woman,
    1. in polygyny relation.
    2. (figuratively) in other type of relation.

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

madū

  1. ablative supine of madeō

MalayEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Sanskrit मधु (mádhu).

NounEdit

madu

  1. honey

DescendantsEdit

  • Indonesian: madu

SundaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

madu

  1. Romanization of ᮙᮓᮥ