ma

[ mah ]
/ mɑ /

noun Informal.

Nearby words

Origin of ma

shortened variant of mama

Definition for mas (2 of 2)

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British Dictionary definitions for mas (1 of 5)

mas

/ (mɑːs) /

noun

Caribbean a carnival
music played for a carnival, or a band playing this

Word Origin for mas

C20: from masquerade

British Dictionary definitions for mas (2 of 5)

ma

1
/ (mɑː) /

noun

an informal word for mother 1

British Dictionary definitions for mas (3 of 5)

ma

2

the internet domain name for

Morocco

British Dictionary definitions for mas (4 of 5)

Ma

/ (mɑː) /

noun

Yo-Yo (ˈjəʊjəʊ). born 1955, US cellist, born in France to Chinese parents

British Dictionary definitions for mas (5 of 5)

MA


abbreviation for

Massachusetts
Master of Arts
psychol mental age
Military Academy
Morocco (international car registration)

Word Origin for MA

from French Maroc
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Word Origin and History for mas

ma


1823, childish or colloquial shortening of mamma.

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Medicine definitions for mas (1 of 2)

mA


abbr.

milliampere

Medicine definitions for mas (2 of 2)

MA


abbr.

medical assistant
mental age
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