[mash-yuh; mahsh-yah-nuh] /ˈmæʃ yə; mɑʃˈyɑ nə/
(in the Avesta) the first couple, man and woman, created by Ahura Mazda from a rhubarb plant grown from the seed of Gayomart.
[mas-uh-nis-uh] /ˌmæs əˈnɪs ə/ noun 1. 238–149 b.c, king of Numidia c210–149. /ˌmæsɪˈnɪsə/ noun 1. ?238–?149 bc, king of Numidia (?210–149), who fought as an ally of Rome against Carthage in the Second Punic War
[mas-jid] /ˈmæs dʒɪd/ noun, Arabic. 1. a mosque. /ˈmʌsdʒɪd/ noun 1. a mosque in an Arab country n. see mosque.
[mahr-tuh-rahyz] /ˈmɑr təˌraɪz/ verb (used with object), martyrized, martyrizing. 1. to make a of: The ancient Romans martyrized many Christians. 2. to torment.
[mahr-tir-ee-uh m] /mɑrˈtɪr i əm/ noun, plural martyria [mahr-tir-ee-uh] /mɑrˈtɪr i ə/ (Show IPA) 1. a place where the relics of a martyr are kept. 2. a church built above the tomb of a martyr or in honor of a martyr.