What clothing item's name means "cut
off" in Hawaiian?
Etymology, Etymology, and more Etymology
as well as grammar, usage, euphemism, slang, jargon, semantics, linguistics, neologism, idiom, cant, and argot.
The critically-acclaimed board game
consists of tough questions about the nuances of the English language.
The word muumuu derives from the Hawaiian
mu'umu'u, cut off. It denotes a loose,
brightly-coloured dress and was derived from the dresses first distributed to
the scantily-clad native Hawaiian women by heavily-clad Christian
Copyright 1998-2009 Blair Arts Ltd. All rights reserved.