Definition of Rumaki

1. chicken liver wrapped together with water chestnuts in a bacon slice [n -S]



Lexicographical Neighbors of Rumaki

rullocks
ruly
rum
rum-blossom
rum-tum
rum-tums
rum baba
rum ball
rum cake
rum cherry
rum cocktail
rum go
rum nose
rum sling
rumaki (current term)
rumakis
rumal
rumals
rumba
rumbaed
rumbaing
rumbalike
rumbas
rumbelow
rumbelows
rumble
rumble seat
rumble seats
rumbled

Literary usage of Rumaki

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

1. The Maori-Polynesian Comparative Dictionary by Edward Tregear (1891)
"rumaki, to duck in the water : Ko tangata tonu i ... —rumaki, to pitch, to heave, as a ship; ... Раи- motan—rumaki, to sink, to sink in the water; (b. ..."

2. The Polynesian Wanderings: Tracks of the Migration Deduced from an by William Churchill (1911)
"Maori: roma, a stream; rumaki, to duck in the water. ... rumaki, to sink in the water. Viti: luvu, to sink in the water, to drown; ..."

3. The Journal of the Polynesian Society by Polynesian Society (N.Z.) (1900)
"... ake i te hihi o te whare, E rumaki tonu ana he wai kei aku kamo. " So soon as they had finished their song, Hongi jumped up and speared one of them, ..."

4. The Oceanic Languages: Their Grammatical Structure, Vocabulary, and Origin by D. Macdonald (1907)
"I urn, to sink in the water, luma, to kill by putting the head under water, Ma. rumaki, to dip in water, ..."

5. The Asiatic Origin of the Oceanic Languages: Etymological Dictionary of the by Daniel Macdonald (1894)
"[Fi. luvu to sink in the water, luma to kill by putting the head under water, Ma. rumaki to dip in water, Mg. roboka plunged, dipped, soaked. ..."

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