Emma

Em·​ma | \ ˈemə \

Definition of Emma

a communications code word for the letter m — see ack emma, pip emma

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History and Etymology for Emma

from British signalmen's pronunciation of M (as in A.M.)

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“Emma.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Emma. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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