mami

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See also: Mami, mamí, mamī, and māmi

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish mami.

Noun[edit]

mami (plural mamis)

  1. (chiefly Latin American, Philippines) mommy, mother
  2. (chiefly Latin American) attractive woman; momma
  3. (chiefly Latin American) a term of affection for a woman

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Albanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. mom
  2. midwife

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

mami

  1. third-person singular imperative form of mamar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive form of mamar
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive form of mamar

Czech[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mami f

  1. mom, mum

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. (colloquial) mom, mum

Declension[edit]

Inflection of mami (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative mami mamit
genitive mamin mamien
partitive mamia mameja
illative mamiin mameihin
singular plural
nominative mami mamit
accusative nom. mami mamit
gen. mamin
genitive mamin mamien
partitive mamia mameja
inessive mamissa mameissa
elative mamista mameista
illative mamiin mameihin
adessive mamilla mameilla
ablative mamilta mameilta
allative mamille mameille
essive mamina mameina
translative mamiksi mameiksi
instructive mamein
abessive mamitta mameitta
comitative mameineen
Possessive forms of mami (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person mamini mamimme
2nd person mamisi maminne
3rd person maminsa

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. plural of mamo

Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mami

  1. Rōmaji transcription of まみ

Mauritian Creole[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French mamie

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. grandmother
    Synonym: granmer

Etymology 2[edit]

From Marathi मामी (māmī)

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. aunt, particularly maternal uncle's wife
    Synonym: matant

Pijin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English mammy

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. mother

Polish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mami

  1. third-person singular present of mamić

Sakizaya[edit]

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. pomelo

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mami f (plural mamis)

  1. (informal) mommy
  2. (Central America, Philippines) mother
  3. (Bolivia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Nicaragua, Panama, Puerto Rico, Venezuela) attractive woman; momma
  4. (Bolivia, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Mexico, Panama, Puerto Rico, Venezuela) a term of affection for a woman
  5. (Peru) a woman who runs a brothel; a madame
  6. (Honduras, derogatory) a homosexual man

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Tagalog[edit]

See also: bam-i

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Hokkien (mah-mī, “meat and noodles soup”).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ma‧mi

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. A dish of wheat noodles and cellophane noodles mixed with pork, chicken, pork liver, cabbage, carrots, shrimp (fresh or dried) and squid (fresh or dried).

Tok Pisin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mami

  1. type of yam