mem

noun
\ ˈmem How to pronounce mem (audio) \

Definition of mem

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: the 13th letter of the Hebrew alphabet — see Alphabet Table

Definition of mem (Entry 2 of 2)

1 member
2 memoir
3 memorial

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BACKGRID Kendall shared some highlights from her trip: View this post on Instagram mems 🥰 A post shared by Kendall (@kendalljenner) on Jul 11, 2019 at 5:58am PDT Living her best life, clearly. Marina Liao, Marie Claire, "Kendall Jenner's Meshki Dress Is Perfect for Summer Parties," 11 July 2019

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First Known Use of mem

Noun

circa 1567, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for mem

Noun

Hebrew mēm, literally, water

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