mem

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See also: mem., Mem, MEM, mém, mềm, me·m, מם, and מ

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Phoenician 𐤌𐤌 ‎(mem, water), from Proto-Semitic *maʾ- ‎(*maʾ-/*may-).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mem ‎(plural mems)

  1. The thirteenth letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

mem m ‎(plural mems)

  1. meme (unit of cultural information)

Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

mem m

  1. meme

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Esperanto[edit]

Particle[edit]

mem

  1. -self, -selves
    • 1998, Henrik Ibsen, trans. Odd Tangerud Puphejmo : Dramo en tri aktoj, [1]
      KROGSTAD. Vere ne? Ŝajnas al mi, ke vi mem ĵus diris —
      KROGSTAD. Truly not? It seems to me, that you yourself just said —

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Pronoun[edit]

mem

  1. itself
    La koloro de la flago mem estis blanka sen surpreso, ruĝa aŭ nigra, blanka ĝenerale signifis la persekutadon, ĉe kiu la viktimo povis kapitulaci.[2]
    The color of the flag itself was white without foreground image, red or black; white generally denoted persecution, at which the victim could surrender.

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French même, from Old French mesme, earlier meïsme, from Vulgar Latin *metipsimus, from Latin -met + ipse + -issimus. Cognates include Spanish mismo, Portuguese mesmo and Italian medesimo.

Adverb[edit]

mem

  1. even, still, really

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Rafsi[edit]

mem

  1. rafsi of mei.

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English meme coined by Richard Dawkins in The Selfish Gene (1976), similar to gene. The book was translated to Swedish by Roland Adlerbeth, Den själviska genen (1983). The Swedish word mem follows the grammar of gen ‎(gene).

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Noun[edit]

mem c

  1. a meme (unit of cultural information)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of mem 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mem memen memer memerna
Genitive mems memens memers memernas

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Tocharian A[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Tocharian *meim, a nominal derivative of *mei- ("to measure"). Possibly linked to Proto-Indo-European *mod-ye/o- or *mēdye/o-, derivatives of *med- ‎(to measure, give advice, heal) (whence Latin meditor), or alternatively to *meh₁-ye/o- from *meh₁- ‎(to measure) (whence Latin mētior). Compare Tocharian A maim.

Noun[edit]

mem

  1. thought, thinking

Volapük[edit]

Noun[edit]

mem ‎(plural mems)

  1. memory

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West Frisian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mem c ‎(plural memmen, diminutive memke)

  1. mother