मां

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Etymology[edit]

From Sanskrit मातृ ‎(mātṛ), from Proto-Indo-Iranian, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *méh₂tēr ‎(mother). Cognates include Persian مادر ‎(mâdar), Proto-Slavic *mati, (thence Russian мать ‎(mat’)), Armenian մայր ‎(mayr), Mycenaean Greek 𐀔𐀳𐀩 ‎(ma-te-re) (modern Greek μητέρα ‎(mitéra)), Latin mater, English mother.

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Noun[edit]

मां ‎(mā᷉f

  1. mother