μάμμη

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Ancient Greek[edit]

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Mark the vowel length of the ambiguous vowel ά by adding a macron after it if it is long, or a breve if it is short. By default, Module:grc-pronunciation assumes it is short if unmarked.

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *méh₂-méh₂, reduplication of *méh₂- (mother), ultimately from baby's talk.

Noun[edit]

μάμμη (mámmēf

  1. mamma, mammy
  2. mother's breast
  3. (later) grandmother

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Greek[edit]

Noun[edit]

μάμμη (mámmif (plural μάμμες)

  1. (dialect) grandmother

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