One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
The New Zealand bellbird, Anthornis melanura (family Meliphagidae).
A small New Zealand tree of forest clearings, Aristotelia serrata (family Elaeocarpaceae), which bears clusters of small pink flowers and bright or dark red berries; also called wineberry.
Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Richard Taylor (?1805–1873). From Maori makomako; the unreduplicated form mako is also occasionally found in N.Z. English<br>mid 19th century; earliest use found in Richard Taylor (?1805–1873). From Maori makomako; compare the unreduplicated form mako.
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