Maro may refer to:

  • A male name emanating from the Republic of Ragusa (today city of Dubrovnik in Croatia) often used by noble families, such as:
    • Lucijan Toma Natal Maro Frano Pucic (House of Pucić)
    • Maro Bona (old noble family from Dubrovnik)
    • Maro Joković (Croatian team waterpolo player from Dubrovnik)
    • Maro Coric (Canadian Lawyer from Dubrovnik)
  • A Tahitian men's loin-cloth, now more commonly referred to as a pareo or pareu.
  • Maro or Maron, in Greek mythology he raised Dionysus as an infant. Later, he became a priest of Apollo.
  • Maro (spider)
  • Maro River (Merauke Regency, Indonesia)
  • Virgil as he is sometimes referred to in English Renaissance literature
  • Another name for Saint Maron.
  • Maro (Armenian female name, short for Mary)
  • Maro (Also MaRo) is the nickname for longtime Magic: The Gathering card designer Mark Rosewater. The truncated version of his name is both a card and a common shorthand around the Magic playing community. "Maro" cards (of which there are eight as of Time Spiral) reference the number of cards in players' hands and grow more powerful the more there are.
  • Maro (Black Cat), a fictional sumo wrestler
  • Another form of the female name Maria in Greek

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  • Maro — Maro …   Wikipedia Español

  • Maro — steht für: den Maro (Fluss) in Indonesien das Maro Reef, das größte Korallenriff der Hawaiiinseln der Cognomen des römischen Dichters Vergil Maro (Gattung), Spinnengattung aus der Familie der Linyphiidae die kurze Form des Pareo (tahitianischer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • maro — MARÓ adj. invar. De culoarea castanei coapte; brun roşcat, castaniu. ♦ (Substantivat, n.) Culoare brună roşcată, castanie. – Din fr. marron. Trimis de RACAI, 03.04.2008. Sursa: DEX 98  MARÓ adj. invar. cafeniu, castaniu, (pop.) căcăniu. (De… …   Dicționar Român

  • Maro — Maro, 1) Familienname des Dichters Virgil; 2) Johann, s.u. Maroniten …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Maro — Maro, Familienname des Dichters Vergilius (s. d.); daher maronianisch, soviel wie vergilianisch …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Maro — Maro, Familienname des röm. Dichters Virgil …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • marò — s.m. [abbrev. di marinaio ], gerg. (marin., milit.) [militare di marina non graduato] ▶◀ marinaio …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • maro — s. m. [Botânica] Planta medicinal lamiácea …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Maro — Máro DEFINICIJA ONOMASTIKA m. os. ime; hip. od Marin, Marijan, Marko; isto: Mȁroje pr.: Màras (1680, Sinj, Lika, Istra, Gorski kotar), Màrasović (Marásović) (1490, Zagora, sred. i S Dalmacija), Màraš (270, Zadar, sred. Dalmacija, Primorje),… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • marō- (1) — *marō (1), *marōn germ., schwach. Femininum (n): nhd. Alp, Mahr, Nachtgespenst; ne. nightmare; Rekontruktionsbasis: an., ae., as., ahd.; Etymologie: s. idg.? *mer (5) …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

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