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The Chinese word for mother is
母亲

mǔ qīn



mother

Chinese Definition


mother
     1. 名词. 母亲,妈妈
     2. 名词. (对女修道院院长的尊称)
     3. 名词. (喻)源泉,发源地,起源
     4. 动词. (及物動詞) 当作母亲;养育
     5. 名词. 最大的,最伟大的,最显著的
Components
     1. mother
     2. female (animal)
           母牛 - cow
     1. spicy; hot; pungent
     2. relatives
           辛辣 - spicy
     3. parents
     4. hard; laborious; toilsome
     5. marriage
           辛苦 - laborious
     6. bride
     7. suffering; hardship; misery
     8. related by blood; blood (brothers, sisters)
           辛酸 - bitter
     9. close friend
     10. The eighth of the ten heavenly stems.
     11. close, intimate
     12. (in a list) eighth; number 8; VIII
     13. to fraternise with; pro-
     14. (organic chemistry) octa-
     15. personally; with one's own (body part)
     16. to kiss
     17. (Internet, customer service) dear sir or madam
     18. Only used in 親家 (one's child's parents-in-law)



Translations for and their definitions

母親
     1. n. (formal) mother


母亲
     1. n. (formal) mother


     1. mother
     2. female (animal)
           母牛 - cow


媽媽
     1. n. (Cantonese, Min Bei) paternal grandmother
     2. n. (informal) mum (mom); mama
           遵守 媽媽ma 的 叮嚀 - to follow mum's advice


妈妈
     1. n. (informal) mum (mom); mama
           遵守 媽媽ma 的 叮嚀 - to follow mum's advice


     1. woman, especially a young girl
           姑娘niang - girl
     2. (colloquial) mother; ma
     3. wife of another person
     4. elderly lady
     5. (religion) The Lady, an epithet of the Fujianese sea goddess Mazu (tr=-).


     1. mom; mum: an affectionate term for a mother
     2. (usually with qualifier) other older female relatives or house-servants
     3. (religion) The Mother, an epithet of the Fujianese sea goddess Mazu (tr=-).


     1. mom; mum: an affectionate term for a mother
     2. (usually with qualifier) other older female relatives or house-servants
     3. (religion) The Mother, an epithet of the Fujianese sea goddess Mazu (tr=-).



Pronunciation

pronunciation
mǔ qīn

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