\ ˈmam \
plural -s

Definition of mam

 (Entry 1 of 4)

chiefly British
: mom


variants: or ma'm

Definition of mam (Entry 2 of 4)

variant spelling of

\ ˈmäm \
plural Mam or Mams

Definition of Mam (Entry 3 of 4)

1a : an Indian people of southwestern Guatemala
b : a member of such people
2 : a Mayan language of the Mam people

Definition of MAM (Entry 4 of 4)

milliampere minute

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History and Etymology for mam

Noun (1)

of baby-talk origin

Noun (2)

Spanish mame, of American Indian origin

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“Mam.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mam. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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