In linguistics, mama and papa is the sequences of sounds /ma/, /mama/ and
similar ones known to correspond to the word for "mother" and "father" in many
languages ... However, so...
Apr 20, 2009 ... Some great names for dad and some other names for mom are: ... Otherwise
here are some good alternatives to dad and alternatives to mom:
Sep 24, 2014 ... Here's why kids have nicknames for their mom and dad ... Parents and
grandparents especially have nicknames that come from different origins —
some from ... Other names for grandpa's include “Nannu,” (Maltese) “Avo,” ...
Feb 23, 2013 ... In my case, I grew up calling my parents “Daddy” and “Mommy” until I became ...
widely different languages (though in some languages the terms are ... and
gurgling), modestly assume that the kid is addressing them by name.
Jun 13, 2013 ... When I talk to others about them I either say mother and father or my ..... That
explains why some say papa, and some baba, and it is similar.
Oct 12, 2015 ... Why 'Mom' and 'Dad' Sound So Similar in So Many Languages ... neither French
nor English has managed to produce words like that town name— ... mundane
explanation for another uncanny pattern among certain words.
Oct 13, 2011 ... Mom? Dad? Mama? Pops? Or by their first names now that you're an adult? ... I
don't know, I personally call my mom mummy but I for some reason find .....
Though sometimes I slip up and call him Daddy around other people.
Nov 4, 2014 ... Calling our parents anything other than mom, dad or one of the many variations
thereof is an almost alien concept to many (and in some cultures is ... It's usually
less complex to say than the parent's real names and works as a ...
Apr 18, 2013 ... In other words, “dad” might come from baby talk. ... da, na, and la are easy for
babies to make once some upper teeth come (these ... papa, that educated
children would shorten these Latin words as a name for their parents.
Feb 11, 2015 ... In English, we have pet terms for mother and father. For example: ... Listing all the
possible pet names for parents will be impossible. See this ...