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See also: mem., Mem, MEM, mém, mềm, me·m, מם, and מ

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

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Etymology 1Edit

From Phoenician 𐤌𐤌 (mem, water), from Proto-Semitic *maʾ- (*maʾ-/*may-).

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NounEdit

mem (plural mems)

  1. The thirteenth letter of many Semitic alphabets/abjads (Phoenician, Aramaic, Hebrew, Syriac, Arabic and others).
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Etymology 2Edit

Shortening.

NounEdit

 
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mem (plural mems)

  1. (computing) A memory access as part of processing.

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AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

NounEdit

mem m (plural mems)

  1. meme (unit of cultural information)

CzechEdit

NounEdit

mem m

  1. meme

Related termsEdit


EsperantoEdit

ParticleEdit

mem

  1. -self, -selves
    • 1998, Henrik Ibsen, trans. Odd Tangerud Puphejmo : Dramo en tri aktoj, [1]
      KROGSTAD. Vere ne? Ŝajnas al mi, ke vi mem ĵus diris —
      KROGSTAD. Truly not? It seems to me, that you yourself just said —

Derived termsEdit

PronounEdit

mem

  1. itself
    La koloro de la flago mem estis blanka sen surpreso, ruĝa aŭ nigra, blanka ĝenerale signifis la persekutadon, ĉe kiu la viktimo povis kapitulaci. [2]
    The color of the flag itself was white without foreground image, red or black; white generally denoted persecution, at which the victim could surrender.

IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowing from French même, from Old French mesme, from Vulgar Latin *metipsimus.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

mem

  1. even, still (in comparson)
    Ica pano esas bona, ma ita esas mem plu bona
    That bread is good but that is even better.
  2. (emphasis) really, indeed
    Yes, me konfesas, ke mea manui esas mem tre sordida.
    Yes, I admit that my hands are really very dirty.

See alsoEdit

  • ya (indeed)

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Hebrew מ״ם (mēm), from Phoenician 𐤌𐤌 (mm, water).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mem/
  • Stress: mém
  • Hyphenation: mem

NounEdit

mem m f (invariable)

  1. mem, specifically:
    1. The name of the Phoenician-script letter 𐤌
    2. The name of the Hebrew-script letter מ/ם

LojbanEdit

RafsiEdit

mem

  1. rafsi of mei.

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English meme coined by Richard Dawkins in The Selfish Gene (1976), similar to gene. The book was translated to Swedish by Roland Adlerbeth, Den själviska genen (1983). The Swedish word mem follows the grammar of gen (gene).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mem c

  1. a meme (unit of cultural information)

DeclensionEdit

Declension of mem 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mem memen memer memerna
Genitive mems memens memers memernas

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Tocharian AEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Tocharian *meim, a nominal derivative of *mei- ("to measure"). Possibly linked to Proto-Indo-European *mod-ye/o- or *mēdye/o-, derivatives of *med- (to measure, give advice, heal) (whence Latin meditor), or alternatively to *meh₁-ye/o- from *meh₁- (to measure) (whence Latin mētior). Compare Tocharian A maim.

NounEdit

mem

  1. thought, thinking

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

mem (plural mems)

  1. memory

DeclensionEdit


West FrisianEdit

NounEdit

mem c (plural memmen, diminutive memke)

  1. mother, mom

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