What does AM mean?

Definitions for AMæm; unstressed əm, m

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. americium, Am, atomic number 95(noun)

    a radioactive transuranic metallic element; discovered by bombarding uranium with helium atoms

  2. Master of Arts, MA, Artium Magister, AM(noun)

    a master's degree in arts and sciences

  3. amplitude modulation, AM(noun)

    modulation of the amplitude of the (radio) carrier wave


  1. am(Verb)

    First-person singular simple present indicative form of be.

  2. Origin: From am, em, from eom, eam, from Proto-Germanic *immi ("I am") from h₁ésmi, a form of the verb wesanan. Cognate with em, emi, 0339033C, Ancient Greek , Albanian jam, Sanskrit .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Am

    the first person singular of the verb be, in the indicative mode, present tense. See Be

  2. Origin: [AS. am, eom, akin to Gothic im, Icel. em, Olr. am, Lith. esmi, L. sum., Gr. , Zend ahmi, Skr. asmi, fr. a root as to be. . See Are, and cf. Be, Was.]


  1. AM

    AM, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation's flagship current-affairs radio program, is one of Australia's longest-running productions. Its tagline is Ensure you are informed.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Am

    am, the 1st pers. sing, of the verb To be. [A.S. eom; Gr. ei-mi; Lat. s-u-m (as-(u)-mi); Goth. -im; Sans. as-mi.]

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'AM' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #355

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'AM' in Written Corpus Frequency: #354

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'AM' in Adverbs Frequency: #420

Anagrams for AM »

  1. M.A., MA, ma


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of AM in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of AM in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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