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mummy

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈmʌmi/
MOTHER UK informal ( US mommy) a word for 'mother', used especially by children: Come here, Mummy! My mummy and daddy came too.Names people call their close relatives
DEAD BODY a dead body covered in cloth, especially from ancient Egypt: an ancient/Egyptian mummyHistoryDeath and dying
Translations of “mummy”
in Korean 엄마(특히 아이들이 쓰는 말)…
in Arabic ماما…
in French momie…
in Turkish çocuk dilinde anne, mumya…
in Italian mamma…
in Chinese (Traditional) 媽媽, 母親…
in Russian мама, мумия…
in Polish mama, mamusia, mumia…
in Spanish momia…
in Portuguese mamãe…
in German die Mumie…
in Catalan mama…
in Japanese “mum” 「ママ」の幼児語…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妈妈, 母亲…
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