balibago vs mahoe what difference

what is difference between balibago and mahoe

Cebuano

Alternative forms

  • balabago

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ba‧li‧ba‧go

Noun

balibago

  1. the sea hibiscus, cottonwood hibiscus (Talipariti tiliaceum, syn. Hibiscus tiliaceus)
  2. the fiber from this tree

Kapampangan

Noun

balibago

  1. The sea hibiscus, cottonwood hibiscus (Talipariti tiliaceum, syn. Hibiscus tiliaceus)

Tagalog

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: ba‧li‧ba‧go
  • IPA(key): /baliˈbaɡo/, [bɐlɪˈbɐɰo]

Noun

balibago

  1. sea hibiscus; cottonwood hibiscus (Talipariti tiliaceum)


English

Etymology 1

Taíno mahou

Noun

mahoe (plural mahoes)

  1. Any of certain trees in the mallow family, native to the Caribbean.
    1. Talipariti elatum (syn. Hibiscus elatus, blue mahoe)
    2. Talipariti tiliaceum (syn. Hibiscus tiliaceus, seaside mahoe)
    3. Thespesia populnea (seaside mahoe)

Etymology 2

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From Maori

Noun

mahoe (plural mahoes)

  1. Either of two different trees, usually found around the tropics.
    1. Alectryon macrococcus, a tree in the soapberry family, endemic to Hawaii.
    2. Any tree of genus Melicytus, in the violet family, known from southeastern Australia and New Zealand, especially Melicytus ramiflorus.

References

  • mahoe at OneLook Dictionary Search

Anagrams

  • emaho, haemo, haemo-, hæmo-

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