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12:11 Jan 4, 2002
English to zzz Other zzz translations [Non-PRO]
English term or phrase: hamoi
definately oriental in origin, relating to a person or persons or group/organisation of some sort.
Kris Main
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Natalia Bearden
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Sheila Hardie


  

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Hamoi


Explanation:
This is what I found searching on Google. It seems to be a fantasy land. The word may well have other meanings, but I have not been able to find them.

Hope this helps you anyway.

Sheila


http://www.granar.homestead.com/



http://www.granar.homestead.com/beginnings.html

Hamoi Tral, the hidden land, is a kingdom of enchantment and mystery. Ten thousand generations ago, a mysterious god enshrouded the realm in a barrier of mists that plunged it into perpetual twilight. Nine elven tribes vied for dominance within its shadowy borders. War after war ensued until a great prophet came forth to unite the factions. Generations passed, and the arts flourished. Hamoi Tral went from a barbaric land to a land of dignitaries and scholars. The smartest and the most charismatic were chosen to rule. This remained true for a thousand years.


Sheila Hardie
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Explanation:
Here is a "Bushido **Hamoi** Priest" - apparently Oriental in nature (in some sort of a tabletop game)
(http://www.google.com/search?q=cache:J5vEnNxNqWkC:www.warlor...

"The mask of a Hamoi assassin" + "The master of the
Hamoi tong/Empire of Tsuranuanni"
(www.interalpha.net/customer/shughes/aesir/equtab10.html)

Could it possibly be
1) **Hanoi** (Vietnam)? (Seems to be a rather popular typo)

2) "... and export of the goods through the Chinese ports Kanton, **Amoi**, Shanghai..."
(http://www.manus.baikal.ru/eng/es11.htm)


Natalia Bearden
Local time: 02:25
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