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See also: Mau, MAU, máu, màu, mẫu, Mậu, ma'u, and mau-

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BarunggamEdit

NounEdit

mau

  1. head

Further readingEdit


BourguignonEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin malus.

AdjectiveEdit

mau (feminine maule, masculine plural maus, feminine plural maules, comparative peire, superlative peire)

  1. bad

Derived termsEdit

AntonymEdit

SynonymEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin male

AdverbEdit

mau (comparative peis, superlative peis)

  1. bad

Etymology 3Edit

From Latin malus.

NounEdit

mau m (plural maus, antonym bein)

  1. evil

AntonymEdit


FinnishEdit

InterjectionEdit

mau

  1. the sound a cat makes; meow

AnagramsEdit


HawaiianEdit

ParticleEdit

mau

  1. Plural marker of nouns, used after he, determiners, and numerals.
    he mau liohorses
    kēlā mau halethose houses
    ko lākou mau kūpunatheir grandparents

VerbEdit

mau

  1. (stative) always, perpetual
  2. (stative) to continue

IndonesianEdit

VerbEdit

mau

  1. to want

JapaneseEdit

RomanizationEdit

mau

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まう

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Portuguese mao, from Latin malus, from Proto-Italic.

PronunciationEdit

  • (Portugal, Brazil) IPA(key): /ˈmaw/
  • (file)
  • Homophone: mal (some accents)
  • Rhymes: -aw

AdjectiveEdit

mau (feminine singular , masculine plural maus, feminine plural más, comparable)

  1. bad
    Ele é um mau condutor.He is a bad driver.
    Ela tem maus hábitos.She has bad habits.
  2. evil, wicked
    Caim era mau.Cain was evil.
  3. harmful

Related termsEdit

See alsoEdit


Rapa NuiEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mau

  1. supreme

Derived termsEdit


SamoanEdit

NounEdit

mau

  1. opinion

TahitianEdit

ParticleEdit

mau

  1. plural marker after a noun; many, much

VerbEdit

mau

  1. hold

Tok PisinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Tolai mau (banana).

AdjectiveEdit

mau

  1. ripe.

ReferencesEdit

  • SARMENTO, Leila Lauar. Gramática em textos. 2nd edition. São Paulo, Brazil: Moderna, 2005.

VietnameseEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

mau (, , , 𣭻, 𨖧, 𫐿, 𫑋)

  1. fast, quick
  2. (in certain phrases and expressions) dense

Derived termsEdit

AdverbEdit

mau (, , , 𣭻, 𨖧, 𫐿, 𫑋)

  1. fast, quickly
    Synonym: nhanh

See alsoEdit


YanomamöEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

mau

  1. water

ReferencesEdit

  • Introducción a la lengua yanomami: morfología (1996), page 104: mau u : agua cln
  • B. Albert, ‎G. Gomez, Saúde Yanomami: um manual etnolingüístico (1997), page 233: māu
  • M. Müller, ‎J. Serowë, ‎B. Manara, Lengua y cultura Yanomami: diccionario ilustrado (2007), pages 175 and 410: maū u; mau u
  • HG 1 [maup], HG 2 [maũ ũ, maaupə] (see also ASJP 1 [maup], ASJP 2 [mau; maup3, using '3' for 'ə'])