synonyms, antonyms, definitions, examples & translations of mae in English

English Online Dictionary. What means mae‎? What does mae mean?


  1. to die
  • Kateřina Naitoro, A Sketch Grammar of 'Are'are: The Sound System and Morpho-Syntax (2013)


  1. plural of maag

From Proto-Finnic *madëh. Cognates include Finnish made and Veps madeh.

  • (Ala-Laukaa) IPA(key): /ˈmɑe/, [ˈmɑe̞]
  • (Soikkola) IPA(key): /ˈmɑe/, [ˈmɑe̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑe
  • Hyphenation: ma‧e


  1. burbot
  • V. I. Junus (1936) Iƶoran Keelen Grammatikka[1], Leningrad: Riikin Ucebno-pedagogiceskoi Izdateljstva, page 64
  • Ruben E. Nirvi (1971) Inkeroismurteiden Sanakirja, Helsinki: Suomalais-Ugrilainen Seura, page 289


  1. Rōmaji transcription of まえ
  • IPA(key): /ˈmae/ [ˈma.e]
  • Rhymes: -ae
  • Syllabification: ma‧e

mae m or f by sense (plural maes)

  1. (Costa Rica, colloquial) dude, guy, man
    Synonyms: tipo; see also Thesaurus:tío
  2. (Costa Rica, colloquial) girl, gal, sis
  3. (Costa Rica, colloquial, used in the vocative) dude, you
  • ma’ (colloquial)

Contraction of yma wy (literally here is)

  • (North Wales, standard) IPA(key): /maːɨ̯/
    • (North Wales, colloquial) IPA(key): /ma/, /mə/
  • (South Wales, standard) IPA(key): /mai̯/
    • (South Wales, colloquial) IPA(key): /ma/, /mə/
  • Rhymes: -aːɨ̯
  • Homophones: mai, Mai (South Wales)


  1. third-person singular present of bod

share is an Free English Dictionary containing information about the meaning, synonyms, antonyms, definitions, translations, etymology and more.

Related Words


Browse the English Dictionary

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z


This article based on an article on Wiktionary. The list of authors can be seen in the page history there. The original work has been modified. This article is distributed under the terms of this license.