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nanay [ná.nay.] : mother (n.)
Synonyms: inahan; irmat; mama; nay

Derivatives of nanay


Glosses:
mother
n. (person)1. female parent, mothera woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother).; "the mother of three children"
~ ma, mama, mamma, mom, momma, mommy, mummy, mammy, muminformal terms for a mother.
~ materan informal use of the Latin word for mother; sometimes used by British schoolboys or used facetiously.
~ mother-in-lawthe mother of your spouse.
~ parenta father or mother; one who begets or one who gives birth to or nurtures and raises a child; a relative who plays the role of guardian.
~ para i, primipara(obstetrics) woman who has been delivered of a child for the first time.
~ puerperaa woman in childbirth or shortly thereafter.
~ quadripara(obstetrics) woman who has given birth to a viable infant in each of four pregnancies.
~ quintipara(obstetrics) woman who has given birth to a viable infant in each of five pregnancies.
~ supermoman informal term for a mother who can combine childcare and full-time employment.
~ surrogate mothera woman who bears a child for a couple where the wife is unable to do so.; "a surrogate mother is artificially inseminated with the father's semen and carries the fetus to term"
~ blessed virgin, madonna, mary, the virgin, virgin marythe mother of Jesus; Christians refer to her as the Virgin Mary; she is especially honored by Roman Catholics.
n. (substance)2. mothera stringy slimy substance consisting of yeast cells and bacteria; forms during fermentation and is added to cider or wine to produce vinegar.
~ barm, yeasta commercial leavening agent containing yeast cells; used to raise the dough in making bread and for fermenting beer or whiskey.
n. (person)3. mothera term of address for an elderly woman.
~ old womana woman who is old.
n. (person)4. mothera term of address for a mother superior.
~ abbess, mother superior, prioressthe superior of a group of nuns.
n. (cognition)5. mothera condition that is the inspiration for an activity or situation.; "necessity is the mother of invention"
~ inspirationarousal of the mind to special unusual activity or creativity.
v. (social)6. fuss, mother, overprotectcare for like a mother.; "She fusses over her husband"
~ give care, careprovide care for.; "The nurse was caring for the wounded"
v. (body)7. beget, bring forth, engender, father, generate, get, mother, siremake children.; "Abraham begot Isaac"; "Men often father children but don't recognize them"
~ create, makemake or cause to be or to become.; "make a mess in one's office"; "create a furor"