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mommy

noun [C] uk   /ˈmɒm.i/ us    /ˈmɑː.mi/ US ( UK mummy)
child's word for mother: I want my mommy. [as form of address] I'm thirsty, Mommy.
Translations of “mommy”
in Spanish mamá, mamita…
in Korean 아이들이 엄마를 부르는 말…
in Arabic ماما…
in Portuguese mamãe, mãe…
in Catalan mama…
in Japanese “mom” 「ママ」の幼児語…
in Italian mamma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 媽媽…
in Russian мама…
in Turkish çocuk dilinde anne…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妈妈…
in Polish mama, mamusia…
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