Rolled sushi that typically consists of vinegar-flavored rice and cooked or raw fish, wrapped in a sheet of nori, and usually cut into bite-size pieces.
Origin of makiShort for Japanese makizushi maki- combining form of maku to roll up ( from Old Japanese) -zushi combining form of sushi sushi ; see sushi.
- (zoology) A lemur.
From French, from native name.
OriginSee also: mäki
From Japanese 巻き, from 巻く (maku, “to roll”).