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EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French madame, from Old French ma dame (my lady).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /məˈdɑːm/, /ˈmæ.dəm/
  • (US) IPA(key): /məˈdæm/, /məˈdɑm/, /mæˈdæm/, /mæˈdɑm/, /ˈmæ.dəm/
  • Rhymes: -æm

NounEdit

madame (plural madames or mesdames)

  1. Alternative form of madam

AnagramsEdit


FinnishEdit

NounEdit

madame

  1. madam

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of madame (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative madame madamet
genitive madamen madamejen
partitive madamea madameja
illative madameen madameihin
singular plural
nominative madame madamet
accusative nom. madame madamet
gen. madamen
genitive madamen madamejen
madameinrare
partitive madamea madameja
inessive madamessa madameissa
elative madamesta madameista
illative madameen madameihin
adessive madamella madameilla
ablative madamelta madameilta
allative madamelle madameille
essive madamena madameina
translative madameksi madameiksi
instructive madamein
abessive madametta madameitta
comitative madameineen

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

ma +‎ dame From Old French ma dame (my lady).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

madame f (plural mesdames)

  1. a title or form of address for a woman, formerly for a married woman and now commonly for any adult woman regardless of marital status
  2. madam, Mrs. or Ms.

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Further readingEdit


ItalianEdit

NounEdit

madame f

  1. plural of madama

PortugueseEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French madame.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

madame f (plural madames)

  1. madam (polite term of address to a woman)
  2. madam (mistress of a household)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French madame.

NounEdit

madame f (plural madames)

  1. madam (polite term of address to a woman)
  2. madam (mistress of a household)