mamo mamo

Definition(s):

  • (n) black honeycreepers with yellow feathers around the tail; now extinct

Usage(s):

  • Only feathers of a certain texture, color and length were used; one from under each wing of the o-o or mamo birds, one from the head of the male ou.

News

  • After a year with no leads, Lakewood mother still pursues justice

    Denise Gatewood's Lakewood apartment is eerily quiet. Gone are the sounds of her 17-year-old son playing video games in the living room. Now, all that remains are two large photographs of Emmanuel — a bulky football player — dressed in a red graduation gown, a half smile on his face. Emmanuel Gatewood , known as "Mamo," never made it to his high school graduation ceremony. The photos were taken ...
    on July 16, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

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Quotes

  • "You see the stories of those old runners, famous top runners from Ethiopia like Miruts Yifter and Mamo Wolde," Gebrselassie said. "Miruts Yifter won the 10,000 metres at the 1980 Moscow Olympics at the age of 39 and Mamo Wolde was 40. I will...
    on Jun 20, 2007 By: Haile Gebrselassie Source: Reuters South Africa

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