What does Mama mean?

Definitions for Mamaˈmɑ mə, məˈmɑ

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Mama.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ma, mama, mamma, mom, momma, mommy, mammy, mum, mummy(noun)

    informal terms for a mother

  2. Mama(noun)

    a name under which Ninkhursag was worshipped

Wiktionary

  1. mama(Noun)

    Mother, female parent.

  2. Origin: Reduplication of ma; a trend present in many Indo-European languages, probably with ultimate origin in baby talk.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Mama(noun)

    see Mamma

Freebase

  1. Mama

    "Mama" is a song by British pop group Spice Girls. It was written by the Spice Girls, Matt Rowe and Richard Stannard, and produced by Rowe and Stannard for the group's debut album Spice, released in November 1996. "Mama" is a pop ballad that features instrumentation from keyboards, a rhythm guitar, a cello, and a violin, and its lyrics deal with the difficulties in relationships between mothers and daughters that appear during adolescence. It was released as a double A-side with "Who Do You Think You Are", and became the official single of the 1997 Comic Relief. Its Big TV! directed music video, featured the group singing to an audience of children and their own mothers. Despite receiving mixed reviews from music critics, "Mama" was commercially successful. Released as the album's fourth single in March 1997, it became their fourth consecutive number-one single in the United Kingdom, which made the Spice Girls the first act in UK chart history to have its first four singles reach number one. It was certified platinum by the British Phonographic Industry. The single performed well internationally, reaching the top ten in many European countries and New Zealand, and the top fifteen in Australia.

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Anagrams for Mama »

  1. amma

  2. ma'am

  3. Maam

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mama in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Mama in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Duşan Petrovici:

    Mamă, păpuşă de pământ

  2. Donna Davis:

    She kept saying, 'I want my mama,'.

  3. Tupac Shakur:

    My Mama always use to tell me, If you can't find something to live for, you best find something to die for...

  4. Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia:

    When I am dead, I will not hurt anymore, will it Mama?...When I am dead, build me a little monument of stones in the woods.

  5. Zora Neale Hurston:

    Mama exhorted her children at every opportunity to 'jump at de sun.' We might not land on the sun, but at least we would get off the ground.

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