Nickname for wife or significant other. Also a term of endearment to show respect towards a woman.
He's they poor guy who just got dumped by an ex.
This is a term of endearment used in the African American community to respectfully address their mother. It means, “Mother Dear.”
Ahm, Aiti, Amma, Baba, Emah, Eomeoni, Haha, Ima, Ina, Inang, Inay, Iya, Ma, Madea, Ma Dear, Madre, Mae, Maika Majka, Mam, Mama, Mamacita, Mamasha, Mame, Mak, Marda, Mat, Mata, Mater, Materner, Mathair, Matron, Matu, Matushka, Meemaw, Mere, Mitera, Moede, Mom, Mommy, Mor, Mother, Mum, Muqin, Muter, Mutter, Nana, Nanay, Okasan, Old lady, Skoonma, Tina, Tone, Umama, Umame, Umi, Ummi, Unina, Valida, Whaea