- Fort. Fort Mims.
- the twenty-fourth letter of the Arabic alphabet.
Origin of mīm
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Examples from the Web for mims
Mims's place was near the high-road which led to Mims's ferry, and hence was a natural centre of the neighborhood.Red Eagle and the Wars With the Creek Indians of Alabama.
George Cary Eggleston
Well I will go for him; I know Mr. Mims is going to do what is right, and you too.
I said, Mr. Mims, it seems you and my partner had a difficulty.
- dialect prim, modest, or demure
C17: perhaps imitative of lip-pursing
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