(South African) grown men
On that other lavatory you see written ‘amadoda’ (men), and this is meant for black men.
The Journal of Negro History, Volume 6, 1921 Various
For the rest, amadoda, the house is very near and contains that which is good to eat and drink.
The White Hand and the Black Bertram Mitford
- Amador guerrero
a spongy substance prepared from fungi, Polyporus (Fomes) fomentarius and allied species, growing on trees, used as tinder and in surgery. Contemporary Examples The driver, amadou Diallo, was a courtly African immigrant who made it a point to wear a tie as he worked. The Mad Shooter of Paris Is a ‘Natural Born Killer’ Christopher […]
a city on SW Honshu, in S Japan. noun an industrial city in Japan, in W Honshu, on Osaka Bay. Pop: 463 256 (2002 est)
a baby’s nurse, especially a wet nurse. a female servant; maid. Historical Examples It’s very convenient that you should always be within earshot when you’re wanted, amah. East of Suez William Somerset Maugham Then he makes up his mind the best thing is to leave Daisy with the amah. East of Suez William Somerset Maugham […]