[mahr-uh] /ˈmɑr ə/
Hindu Mythology. the god of death, sometimes seen as one aspect of a god whose other aspect is Kama, or erotic desire.
Buddhism. Satan, who tried to seduce the Buddha at the time of his Enlightenment.
a burrowing, gray, long-eared and long-legged cavy of the genus Dolichotis, native to South America.
a harelike South American rodent, Dolichotis patagonum, inhabiting the pampas of Argentina: family Caviidae (cavies)
one of several organized criminal gangs of Central American origin also operating in the US
bitter; sad, a symbolical name which Naomi gave to herself because of her misfortunes (Ruth 1:20).
/ˌmaˈrɑːbɪ/ noun 1. (South African) a kind of music popular in townships in the 1930s
[mar-uh-boo] /ˈmær əˌbu/ noun 1. any of three large storks of the genus Leptoptilus, of Africa or the East Indies, having soft, downy feathers under the wings and tail that are used for making a furlike trimming for women’s hats and garments. 2. one of the feathers. 3. the trimming or material made of the […]
[mar-uh-boot, -boo] /ˈmær əˌbut, -ˌbu/ noun 1. Islam. 2. . /ˈmærəˌbuː/ noun 1. a Muslim holy man or hermit of North Africa 2. a shrine of the grave of a marabout
/ˈmærəˌbʌntə/ noun (Caribbean) 1. any of several social wasps 2. (slang) an ill-tempered woman