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Definition of the noun mam

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noun - plural:

  • mam: mams
  • Mam: -

  1. a member of a Mayan people of southwestern Guatemala
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: Maya / Mayan = a member of an American Indian people of Yucatan and Belize and Guatemala who had a culture (which reached its peak between AD 300 and 900) characterized by outstanding architecture and pottery and astronomy
  2. a Mayan language spoken by the Mam

Alternative definition of the noun mam


  1. [informal, and, colloquial] Diminutive of mother.


  1. Mam a.k.a. Chintara Sukapatana, born Chittima Sukapatana is a Thai film actress. Her best-known role was as Trinh in the 1987 Hollywood film, Good Morning, Vietnam, in which she co-starred opposite Robin Williams. At the time, she was a student at Krirk University.
  2. Mam a.k.a. Vichuda Pindum is an actress.
  3. Mam a.k.a. Watcharin Jinamusi is a singer and actress.
  4. Mam a.k.a. Irene B. Derrickson is the mother of actor Teller.
    • also known as Irene B. Teller, Irene Derrickson, "Mam"
    • Marriage with Joseph Teller
    • parent of Teller

There are other people with in their name, like Mam Smith, Somaly Mam, Kalyanee Mam, Sok Sann Mam, Vann Theth Mam and Mam Manivan Phanivong.


  1. MAM is a musical group.
  2. Mam a.k.a. M.A.M is a musical group, webpage.


MAM Records was a British record label launched in 1970 by the management company Management Agency & Music Ltd.. It was founded by Gordon Mills and Tom Jones and distributed by Decca Records. Artists on the label included Gilbert O'Sullivan, Lynsey de Paul, and Dave Edmunds. Engelbert Humperdinck was a major recording artist with MAM. Gordon Mills was Engelbert Humperdinck's manager. Distribution switched to EMI in the mid 1970s.

  • also known as MAM Records


  1. Mam a.k.a. Maam is a fictional character from the 1991 anime television series Dragon Quest: Dai no Daibōken.
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  2. Mam is a fictional character from the 2012 film Seven Something.
  3. Mam is a fictional character from the 2005 film Manderlay.
  4. Mam is the male protagonist in the Kurdish classic love story Mam and Zin.
    • also known as Mem
  5. Mam is a fictional character from the 1993 film Bad Boy Bubby.
  6. Mam is a fictional character from Mai ka Mam don ka don, a 2011 comedy film directed by Petchtai Wongkamlao.
  7. Mam is a fictional character from the 1995 Thai film Dark Side Romance.
  8. Mam is a fictional film character.
  9. Mam is a fictional character from the 2013 film Bradford-halifax-london.
  10. Mam is a fictional character from the 1981 film Der Neger Erwin.
  11. Mam is a fictional character from the 1997 film The Deadness of Dad.
  12. Mam is a fictional character in the 2009 film The fading light.


  1. "Mam" is a 2010 short independent film directed by Hugo Speer and written by Vivienne Harvey.
  2. "Mam" a.k.a. "Mum" is a 2010 short documentary film directed by Adelheid Roosen.
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"Mam" is a musical EP of Superfood.

  • released on


  1. MAM a.k.a. The Montclair Art Museum is located in Montclair, in Essex County, New Jersey, United States.
  2. MAM a.k.a. The Pérez Art Museum Miami is a contemporary art museum located within the new Museum Park in Downtown Miami, Florida. Founded in 1984 as the Center for the Fine Arts, it became known as the Miami Art Museum from 1996 until it was renamed in 2013 upon the opening its new building designed by Herzog & de Meuron at 1103 Biscayne Boulevard. PAMM, along with the $275 million Patricia Frost Museum of Science and a city park which are being built in the area with completion scheduled for 2015, is part of the 20-acre Museum Park.
  3. MAM a.k.a. The Modern Academy In Maadi, Egypt, was founded in 1993 by a group of professional educationalists, Initially, The Modern Academy is located in Maadi, a southern suburb of Cairo known by its greenery and quietness.
  4. Mam a.k.a. General Servando Canales International Airport is an international airport located in Matamoros, Tamaulipas, Mexico, near the U.S.-Mexico border. It handles national and international air traffic for the city of Matamoros. It's operated by Aeropuertos y Servicios Auxiliares, a federal government-owned corporation.
    • also known as General Servando Canales Airport
    • part of Mexico

There are other places with in their name, like Mam Tor and Lam Mam District.


  1. Mam a.k.a. Mam language: Mam is a Mayan language with almost 480,000 speakers, spoken in the Mexican state of Chiapas and the Guatemalan departments of Quetzaltenango, Huehuetenango, San Marcos, and Retalhuleu. There are also thousands of Mam speakers in California, United States, as well as Washington, United States.
  2. Mam 'grandfather' or 'grandson', is a pan-Mayan kinship term as well as a term of respect referring to ancestors and deities. In Classic period inscriptions, the word mam appears to be used mainly to introduce the name of a grandfather, grandson, or ancestor, often a king.
    • also known as The Mam
  3. MAM a.k.a. Sarcoglycan, gamma is a protein.
  4. Mam is a file format.
  5. Mam a.k.a. Mam, Northern Language is an human language.
    • also known as Huehuetenango Mam; Mam, Northern
  6. Mam a.k.a. sarcoglycan, gamma (35kDa dystrophin-associated glycoprotein) is a gene.
    • also known as limb girdle muscular dystrophy 2C (Duchenne-like muscular dystrophy, autosomal recessive); Maghrebian myopathy (autosomal recessive); sarcoglycan, gamma (35kD dystrophin-associated glycoprotein); gamma sarcoglycan; 35kD dystrophin-associated glycoprotein

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Mam

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Google previewThe Gallo-Roman Muse (1979)

Aspects of Roman Literary Tradition in Sixteenth-Century France by Dorothy Gabe Coleman

For instance, the Propertius elegy expected the reader himself to do the work of experiencing: for example the phrase adtnota mam refers to the action of the hand, whether it is mobile, static, dynamically hovering or even roving - it called for an ...

Google previewThe Hippocampus Book (2006)

by Per Andersen, Richard Morris, David Amaral, Tim Bliss, John O'Keefe

MAM is a nonspecific antimitotic agent ( sometimes used for chemotherapy). Impairment of hippocampusdependent.

Google previewPlanning and Designing the IP Broadcast Facility (2014)

A New Puzzle to Solve by Gary Olson

There are new technologies for production, MAM is a common place acronym and applications and network are part of our normal lexicon. The IP- and file- based media technologies are the core foundation to the new lifecycle of media.

Google previewIllyrian Letters (2013)

A Revised Selection of Correspondence from the Illyrian Provinces of Bosnia, Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania, Dalmatia, Croatia and Slavonia, Addressed to the Manchester Guardian During 1877 by Arthur John Evans

Diw'a'e et mam is the motto of the Turkish bureaucrat in Bosnia, who knows that if Greek, Latin, and Mahometan were to patch ...

Google previewEssential Pépin (2011)

More Than 700 All-Time Favorites from My Life in Food by Jacques Pépin

The more esoteric ingredients — star anise, rice sticks, and nuoc mam — are available in Asian markets and can be found in the Asian section of many supermarkets. Nuoc mam is the Vietnamese name for the thin, salty, brownish fermented ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Central Nicobarese Language (1975)

by Edward Horace Man

chioi kihto ok- laka-lah nd'e a' mam • • mang-hala. . ke-it . . maia'l ok .. hat-lu kame-hon . . hiyoh o-di ...

Google previewA Pronouncing Gazetteer and Geographical Dictionary of the Philippine Islands, United States of America, with Maps, Charts and Illustrations (1902)

Also the Law of the Civil Government in the Philippine Islands Passed by Congress and Approved by the President July 1, 1902, with a Complete Index by United States. Bureau of Insular Affairs, De Benneville Randolph Keim

HAMBAGI (mam-bah'-hee), ver.; town on E. coast of Cebu, mid-distance between Dala- guetcand Boljo-on. MAXBAHEKAtjHAN (mam -bah - hay- nah-oo'- hahn), ver.; outlying island in 8W. corner of Sulu Sea, 29 m. 8. of Cagayan Sulu, and ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Eastern Orthodox Christianity, 2 Volume Set (2010)

by John Anthony McGuckin

mam—em. MONICA. M. WHITE. Hagiography is a diverse body of devotional literature connected with the cults of saints. Although its content is usually biographical, hagiography can take almost any form - prose or poetry, extended stories or ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Economic Products of India (2014)

by George Watt

mam/an. 2111/0. [magma ...

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Small photo of Happy young mother mam stylish dressed posing with baby daughter wearing pink dress lovely spending lifetime together family sitting in forest close to tree and basket with wild berries.Small photo of FONTE, VENICE, ITALY - MARCH 2018. Bottle of belgian beer De Leite Cuvee Mam'Zelle 33cl, 8,5%Vol.Small photo of Terraced rice field in harvest season in Mu Cang Chai, Vietnam. Mam Xoi popular travel destination.Small photo of Delicious Vietnamese food, bun dau mam tom, is popular street food make from vermicelli with boiled meat, fried tofu, shrimp paste and green vegetables, cucumer and spice as chilli, lemonSmall photo of Vietnamese food set, bun dau mam tom, popular street food made from vermicelli with boiled pork, fried tofu, shrimp paste and green vegetables and lemonSmall photo of Vietnamese rice noodle (bun dau mam tom) with fried tofu, boiled sliced pork, pork sausage and green fresh vegetables with prawn paste dipping sauce on bamboo traySmall photo of Todos Santos Cuchumatan, Guatemala - November 1, 2011: Traditionally dressed indigenous Mam locals & tourists watch drunken men race up & down dirt track on horseback all day on All Saints' Day. More...

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A plush hotel room,
King size bed; bell boy smiles, says:
Enjoy your stay, Mam. (Mamta Agarwal)
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Scrabble value of M3A1M3

The value of this 3-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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