muime

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Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish muimme ‎(foster-mother, wet-nurse, instructress, patroness).

Noun[edit]

muime f ‎(genitive singular muime, plural muimeachan)

  1. stepmother
  2. foster-mother
  3. (Christianity) godmother
  4. midwife, nurse

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