Definition of marimé in English:

marimé

(also marimay, maXrimé)

adjective

  • Among Gypsies of Vlach origin: ritually unclean, defiled.

Origin

Early 20th century. From Vlach Romani maXrime (in American Vlach Romani marime) from medieval Greek μαγαρίζειν to make dirty, pollute, perhaps related to Hebrew maḥărā'āh lavatory, toilet, ḥārā' dung, excrement.

Pronunciation

marimé

/ˈmɑːrɪmeɪ/