Eid vs Meid - What's the difference?

eid | meid |

As nouns the difference between eid and meid

is that eid is (eid) or eid can be an isthmus or narrow neck of land jutting out into the sea; a sandbank cast up by the sea across the head of an open bight or inlet and having a lagoon inside it while meid is amount, quantity, extent, degree, number or meid can be size, magnitude.



Proper noun

(en proper noun)
  • (Islam) A Muslim religious festival.
  • Derived terms

    * Eid al-Fitr * Eid al-Adha * Eid Mubarak


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  • (South Africa, offensive) A young black woman.
  • *1979 , , A Dry White Season , Vintage 1998, p. 113:
  • *:The last time she heard Capt Stolz saying: ‘Come on, meid , speak up. Or do you want to die like Gordon Ngubene?’
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