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Amah

AMAH is a word made from vertically symmetrical letters.

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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun amah:

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Definition of the noun amah

What does amah mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: amahs

  1. a woman hired to suckle a child of someone else
  2. a female domestic

Alternative definition of the noun amah

noun

  1. (In India etc) A woman employed to look after children
  2. (in China etc) A wet nurse; a maid

Business

AMAH a.k.a. Agrovet Market Animal Health is an international pharmaceutical company with corporate headquarters, in Lima, Peru.

Characters

  1. Amah is a fictional character from the 2000 film In the Mood for Love.
  2. Amah is a fictional character from the 2010 romantic drama film Mary Marie.
  3. Amah is a fictional character from the 2010 film Tiong Bahru.
  4. Amah is a fictional character from 2006 film The Painted Veil.
  5. Amah is a fictional character from the 1987 film Empire of the Sun.

Miscellanea

  1. Amah: An amah or ayah is a girl or woman employed by a family to clean and look after children etc.
  2. Amah is a term for "mother" in several different languages and contexts.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Amah

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Google previewHeaven and Earth, Law and Love (2000)

Studies in Biblical Thought by Etan Levine

-$2 The root n§m too signifies both breathing and life,53 and the derived noun ne§amah is a synonym of nefes as the breath of God ...

Google previewJavanese English Dictionary (2013)

by Stuart Robson, Dr., Singgih Wibisono

amah, ngamah-amah 1 very angry; 2 to be passionate, desirous; ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant (1889)

Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang, Pidgin English, Tinker's Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland

Amah (Anglo-Indian) , a wet-nurse. Portuguese ama, German amme, a nurse. A sort of good-natured housekeeper -like bodies, who talk only of ayahs and amahs, and bad nights and babies, and the advantages of Hodgson's ale while they ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Slang, Jargon & Cant Embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian Slang, Pidgin English, Gypsies' Jargon and Other Irregular Phraseology (1897)

by Albert Barrère, Charles Godfrey Leland

" Amah (Anglo-Indian), a wet-nurse. Portuguese a/ma, German amme , ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

pheasant _ MONAL philosopher _ YOGI pillar _ LAT pipe _ HOOKAH prime minister _ NEHRU prince _ RAJ A, RANA, RAJ AH princess _ RANI, BEGUM, RANEE rat _ BANDICOOT rope dancer _ NAT sage _ PUNDIT servant _ AMAH sheep ...

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Scrabble value of A1M3A1H4

The value of this 4-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of AMAH

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Semordnilap

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Other anagrams

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