阿妈: meaning, pronunciation, examples, strokes

By | September 23, 2017

1. What does 阿妈 mean in English?

Literally: 阿 (prefix to names of people, no special meanings) + 妈 (mother)

阿妈 (also known as 妈妈, 母亲, 阿曼, 曼, 岚; Chinese PinYin: a ma; traditional Chinese: 阿媽) means mom or mother in Chinese. The term is often used by some minorities in China, such as ethnic groups of Miao, Dong, Yao, She, Li. The term is a mandarine Chinese noun, countable. It is a polysemous word, it can also mean (1) father among Nuchen, an ancient nationality in China; (2) grandmother in Hokkien; (3) hostess in ancient China; (4) a title that is used to show respect for old women; (5) Name of a song. It is often used in informal conversations to address one’s mother.

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2. How to pronounce 阿妈?

Chinese Pinyin: [Ā mā]

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3. Synonyms And Antonyms of 阿妈

Synonyms (同义词): 母亲, 妈妈, 妈,

Antonyms (反义词): (None)

4. What are the fixed expression, collocations and idioms that contains 阿妈

Fixed expression (固定搭配): (None)

Collocations (词语连用): 献给阿妈(to my mom), 我和阿妈(my mom and I), 慈祥的阿妈(my kind mother), 勤俭的阿妈(the thrifty mother)

Idioms (成语): (None)

5. How to use 阿妈 in a sentence?

Below are some example sentences containing 阿妈.

5.1 阿妈告诉我让我上学去.

English: Mom told me to go to school.

5.2 阿妈在少数民族中是最常见的称呼。

English: A Ma is commonly used among ethnic minorities.

5.3 雪山脚下是我生长的地方,那里有我慈祥的阿妈.

English: I grew at the foot of a snowy mountain, where my kind mother is living.

5.4 外面有人找你,好象是你阿妈

English: Some one is looking for you, maybe your mom.

5.5 阿妈属于地区方言,妈妈的意思.

English: A ma is a dialect term, means mother.

5.6 亲爱的阿妈,在我出生的那天起,你就是我生命的女神.

English: My dear mom, you are my goddess of life since the day of my birth.

5.7 阿妈还在那里等我。

English: My mother is still waiting for me there.

5.8 阿妈急性子,平时总是唠叨我记住的太少。

English: My mother is an impetuous person, she is always nagging at me and complaining about my poor memory.

5. Stroke Order


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