5 letter words starting with MAP

The following list contains 1 five letter word in English

5 letter words starting with MAP in English

5 letter words starting with MAPL

Common 5 letter words starting with MAP with meaning

  1. Parts of Speech: Noun, Adjective
  2. Definitions:
    • a tree or shrub with lobed leaves, winged fruits, and colorful autumn foliage
    • the hard, close-grained wood of this tree, used in furniture and flooring
    • a light to moderate reddish-brown color, like that of maple wood
  3. Pronunciations:
    • US: MEY-puhl
    • UK: MEY-puhl
  4. Origin and Usage:

    The word "maple" comes from the Old English "mapulder," which means "maple tree." Maples are native to Asia, Europe, and North America. The wood of the maple tree is known for its durability and beauty, and is often used in furniture and flooring. The leaves of the maple tree are also a popular symbol of autumn in North America, and are often depicted in artwork and literature.

  5. Synonyms:
    • red-brown
    • reddish
    • russet
  6. Related Words:
    • apple
    • ample
    • amplex
    • amplexus
    • amplest
  7. Example Sentences:
    • The maple tree in their backyard turned a brilliant shade of red in the fall.
    • They chose to install maple flooring in their home because of its durability and beauty.
    • The walls of the living room were painted a warm shade of maple.