Definition of Mashi

1. Noun. A Bantu language.

Generic synonyms: Bantoid Language, Bantu



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Mashi

Maryolatry
Marys
Marzara
Masa
Masai
Masaka
Masaya
Mascarene
Mascarene Islands
Mascarenes
Masefield
Maseru
Masha
Mashed Potato
Mashhad
Mashi (current term)
Mashriq
Masini
Masini's sign
Maslow
Maslow's hierarchy
Mason
Mason-Dixon Line
Mason-Pfiser virus
Mason City
Mason and Dixon's Line
Mason and Dixon Line
Mason jar
Mason operation
Masonic

Literary usage of Mashi

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Kuaiwa Hen: Twenty-five Exercises in the Yedo Colloquial, for the Use of by Ernest Mason Satow (1873)
"-mase-n keredo ' -mase-zu i -mase-zu nt I -mase-zu shite -mase-n' de Future -masho (mase-u) Imperative -mase (less used than mashi) ..."

2. A Japanese-English and English-Japanese Dictionary by James Curtis Hepburn (1886)
"Mashi,-su -r^ Jg iv and tv To increase, to augment; to udd to, make greater ... Mashi,-BU v ^ iv To dwell, reside (said of the kanti, or honorable persons): ..."

3. Transactions of the Asiatic Society of Japan by Asiatic Society of Japan (1895)
"The word mashi, given in the last example but •one, ... Iku-wa mashi J To go is preferable. ... It will be better to go, more lit., (lit. Jap.) Mashi-wa ..."

4. Japanese Conversation-grammar: With Numerous Reading Lessons and Dialogues by Hermann Plaut (1905)
"kono jibiki wa yoku nai ga, nai yori mashi da. This dictionary is not good; but, for all that, ... yuki no furu no wa anie no furu yori mashi des'. ..."

5. Secwana Dictionary: Secwana-English and English-Secwana by John Tom Brown (1895)
"Mashi ; mash. Sweet milk, mashi a ... mashi a dipese ; curdled milk, mashi aa ... thick milk out of a sack, mashi a ..."

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