See also: Maile and mailé

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Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

maile (plural mailes)

  1. A flowering Hawaiian vine, of the genus Alyxia, used to make lei.
    • 1910, The Hawaiian Forester and Agriculturist (page 165)
      All about the tents were ferns, while the fragrant maile trailed from every tree and bush []

Etymology 2Edit

Variant of mail.

NounEdit

maile (uncountable)

  1. Obsolete form of mail (chainmail).

AnagramsEdit


DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English mail ([delivery of] letters and small parcels).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɛjlə/, [ˈmɛjlə]

VerbEdit

maile (imperative mail, infinitive at maile, present tense mailer, past tense mailede, perfect tense er/har mailet)

  1. e-mail (to compose and send an e-mail) [from 1989]

SynonymsEdit


DutchEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)

VerbEdit

maile

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of mailen

AnagramsEdit


EstonianEdit

NounEdit

maile

  1. allative plural of maa

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

maile

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mailer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of mailer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of mailer
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of mailer
  5. second-person singular imperative of mailer

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GermanEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

maile

  1. First-person singular present of mailen.
  2. First-person singular subjunctive I of mailen.
  3. Third-person singular subjunctive I of mailen.
  4. Imperative singular of mailen.

GothicEdit

RomanizationEdit

mailē

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐌰𐌹𐌻𐌴

HawaiianEdit

NounEdit

maile

  1. (botany) maile

Derived termsEdit


SamoanEdit

NounEdit

maile

  1. dog