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

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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

mem (plural mems)

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

Etymology 2Edit

Shortening.

NounEdit

 
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mem (plural mems)

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

Further readingEdit

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

 
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NounEdit

mem m (plural mems)

  1. meme (unit of cultural information)
  2. internet meme

CzechEdit

NounEdit

mem m

  1. meme

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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.

FinnishEdit

NounEdit

mem

  1. mem (thirteenth letter of the Hebrew and Phoenician scripts and the Northwest Semitic abjad)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of mem (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative mem memit
genitive memin memien
partitive memiä memejä
illative memiin memeihin
singular plural
nominative mem memit
accusative nom. mem memit
gen. memin
genitive memin memien
partitive memiä memejä
inessive memissä memeissä
elative memistä memeistä
illative memiin memeihin
adessive memillä memeillä
ablative memiltä memeiltä
allative memille memeille
essive meminä memeinä
translative memiksi memeiksi
instructive memein
abessive memittä memeittä
comitative memeineen

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IdoEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed 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 or f (invariable)

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

Mauritian CreoleEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French même.

AdjectiveEdit

mem

  1. same

AdverbEdit

mem

  1. even

Derived termsEdit


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 B maim.

NounEdit

mem

  1. thought, thinking

VolapükEdit

NounEdit

mem (plural mems)

  1. memory

DeclensionEdit


West FrisianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

mem c (plural memmen, diminutive memke)

  1. mother, mom
    Coordinate term: heit

Further readingEdit

  • mem”, in Wurdboek fan de Fryske taal (in Dutch), 2011