Maize meaning

māz
The color of ripe corn; yellow.
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A light yellow to moderate orange yellow.
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Corn; a type of grain of the species Zea mays.
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Origin of maize

  • Spanish maíz from Arawakan mahiz, mahís

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Spanish maíz, from Taino maisí, mahis (variously spelled).

    From Wiktionary