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mither

[ mith-er ]
/ ˈmɪθ ər /
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noun Scot. and North England.
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British Dictionary definitions for mither (1 of 2)

mither1
/ (ˈmɪðər) /

noun
a Scottish word for mother 1

British Dictionary definitions for mither (2 of 2)

mither2
/ (ˈmaɪðə) /

verb
(intr) Northern English dialect to fuss over or moan about something

Word Origin for mither

C17: of unknown origin
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