[ noun ] informal terms for a mother
Used in print(W. H. Gass, "The Pedersen Kid," in The...)
`` I 'll get the spirits '' , Ma said .
I was ready to jump but when Ma said she 'd get the whisky it surprised him like it surprised me , and he ran_down .
Ma never went near the old_man when he was sleeping_it_off .
`` Yes , Hans , if they 're needed '' , Ma said .
I do n't know where Ma went .
[ noun ] (education) a master's degree in arts and sciences
Used in print(Bell I. Wiley, "Home Letters of Johnny Reb and Billy...)
On December 9 , 1862 , Sergeant_Edwin_H._Fay , an unusual Louisianan who held A._B. and M._A. degrees from Harvard_University and who before the war was headmaster of a private_school for boys in Louisiana , wrote his wife :
[ noun ] (government,geography) a state in New England; one of the original 13 colonies
[ noun ] Woman's first name, popularity rank in the U.S. is 1036
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 3375