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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From French [Term?], from native name.

NounEdit

maki (plural maki)

  1. A lemur.

Etymology 2Edit

From Japanese 巻き (maki), from 巻く (maku, to roll).

NounEdit

maki (countable and uncountable, plural makis)

  1. makizushi, a form of sushi that is rolled.
    • 2001 March 2, Laura Levy Shatkin, “What's New”, in Chicago Reader[1]:
      Tightly rolled makis are designed to appeal to the eye--the negi hamachi maki, for instance, is bursting with perfectly centered yellowtail and scallions.

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FinnishEdit

NounEdit

maki

  1. lemur

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of maki (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative maki makit
genitive makin makien
partitive makia makeja
illative makiin makeihin
singular plural
nominative maki makit
accusative nom. maki makit
gen. makin
genitive makin makien
partitive makia makeja
inessive makissa makeissa
elative makista makeista
illative makiin makeihin
adessive makilla makeilla
ablative makilta makeilta
allative makille makeille
essive makina makeina
translative makiksi makeiksi
instructive makein
abessive makitta makeitta
comitative makeineen

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HungarianEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈmɒki]
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ki

NounEdit

maki (plural makik)

  1. lemur

Usage notesEdit

In children's books, the word makimajom is also used to indicate maki and majom (monkey) together.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection (stem in long/high vowel, back harmony)
singular plural
nominative maki makik
accusative makit makikat
dative makinak makiknak
instrumental makival makikkal
causal-final makiért makikért
translative makivá makikká
terminative makiig makikig
essive-formal makiként makikként
essive-modal
inessive makiban makikban
superessive makin makikon
adessive makinál makiknál
illative makiba makikba
sublative makira makikra
allative makihoz makikhoz
elative makiból makikból
delative makiról makikról
ablative makitól makiktól
Possessive forms of maki
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. makim makijaim
2nd person sing. makid makijaid
3rd person sing. makija makijai
1st person plural makink makijaink
2nd person plural makitok makijaitok
3rd person plural makijuk makijaik

Derived termsEdit


IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse maki, from Proto-Germanic *makô. Cognate with Danish mage, Swedish make, English match.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

maki m (genitive singular maka, nominative plural makar)

  1. equal, match
    Synonyms: jafningi, jafnoki
  2. spouse

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit

  • makalaus (matchless, unparalleled)

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈma.ki/
  • Hyphenation: mà‧ki

Etymology 1Edit

Borrowed from French maki, from Malagasy maka.

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

maki m (invariable)

  1. black lemur (Eulemur macaco)
  2. mongoose lemur (Lemur mongoz)

Further readingEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Japanese 巻き (maki) from 巻く (maku, to roll).

NounEdit

maki m (invariable)

  1. A piece of makizushi.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • maki in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

maki

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まき

LatvianEdit

NounEdit

maki m

  1. nominative plural form of maks
  2. vocative plural form of maks

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

maki

  1. nominative/accusative plural of mak

MaoriEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Polynesian *masakit (compare Tongan mahaki, East Futuna masaki, Hawaiian ma‘i), from Proto-Malayo-Polynesian *sakit (compare Malay sakit, Acehnese sakét).

VerbEdit

maki

  1. to afflict (of an illness)

NounEdit

maki

  1. sick person
  2. sore (injured, infected, inflamed, or diseased patch of skin)

AdverbEdit

maki

  1. invalid

Derived termsEdit


Middle EnglishEdit

VerbEdit

maki

  1. Alternative form of maken

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse maki, from Proto-Germanic *makô.

NounEdit

maki m

  1. associate, partner
  2. match, equal
  3. spouse

DeclensionEdit

DescendantsEdit


PolishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

maki m

  1. nominative/accusative/vocative plural of mak

QuechuaEdit

NounEdit

maki

  1. hand

DeclensionEdit


ZazakiEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mak +‎ -i.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [maki]
  • Hyphenation: ma‧ki

AdjectiveEdit

maki (comparative dehana maki, superlative zaf maki)

  1. (grammar) feminine