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mamma mia

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

  • mama mia! (a misspelling of the Italian phrase)

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from Italian.

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

mamma mia!

  1. A mild expression of surprise, supposed to be typically used by Italians.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

mamma (mom, mum) + mia (of mine).

PronunciationEdit

InterjectionEdit

mamma mia!

  1. my goodness!, goodness me!