mummy(
muh
-
mi
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (preserved corpse)
a. la momia
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Many mummies have been looted from Incan burial sites in the Andes.Han robado muchas momias de las sepulturas incas en los Andes.
The mummy of King Tut is still at his tomb in Luxor.La momia del faraón Tutankamón todavía se encuentra en su tumba en Luxor.
2.
A word or phrase that is commonly used in conversational speech (e.g. skinny, grandma).
(colloquial)
(mother) (United Kingdom)
a. la mami
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Mummy, can I have an ice cream?Mami, ¿me compras un helado?
b. la mamá
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I'd better tell your mummy you're staying for tea.Mejor dile a tu mamá que te vas a quedar a merendar.
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mummy
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (colloquial) (United Kingdom)
a. la mamá
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(mother)
mummy's boyniño or
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mummy [ˈmʌmɪ]
noun
(preserved corpse) momia (f)
mummy [ˈmʌmɪ]
noun
(Britain)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
Phrases with "mummy"
Here are the most popular phrases with "mummy." Click the phrases to see the full entry.
the curse of the mummy
la maldición de la momia
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