What does ma mean?

Definitions for ma

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Princeton's WordNet

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

    informal terms for a mother

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

    a master's degree in arts and sciences

  3. milliampere, mA(noun)

    one thousandth of an ampere

  4. Massachusetts, Bay State, Old Colony, MA(noun)

    a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies


  1. ma(Noun)

    Mother, mama.

  2. Ma(ProperNoun)

    of east Asian derivation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ma(noun)

    a child's word for mother

  2. Ma(noun)

    in Oriental countries, a respectful form of address given to a woman; mother

  3. Ma

    but; -- used in cautionary phrases; as, "Vivace, ma non troppo presto" (i. e., lively, but not too quick)

  4. Origin: [It.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Ma

    mä, n. a childish contraction for mamma.

Suggested Resources

  1. ma

    The ma symbol -- In this Symbols.com article you will learn about the meaning of the ma symbol and its characteristic.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ma' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3644

Anagrams for ma »

  1. AM, Am, a.m., am


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ma in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ma in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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