"Mau Mau" meaning in English

Proper name

  1. A group of anti-British insurgents in colonial Kenya, who were noted in Europe for their (alleged) extreme violence and brutality. Translations (a group of anti-British insurgents in colonial Kenya): Mau-Mau [masculine, plural] (Portuguese)
  2. A popular card game for two or more players, similar to crazy eights. Topics: games Categories: Games Translations (card game): prší [neuter] (Czech), Mau-Mau [neuter] (German), makao [neuter] (Polish)
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Related terms: mau-mau, KLFA

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