Whatever we call her, everyone has a mother (in body or in spirit), is a mother, or knows a mother….
Here are some different ways to say Mother:
Arabic – Ahm
Bulgarian – Majka
Czech – Abatyse
Dutch – Moeder
French – Maman
German – Mutter
Greek – Mana
Hungarian – Anya
Hawaiian – Makuahine
Japanese – Okaasan
Latin – Mater
Maltese – Omm
Persian – Madr
Polish – Matka
Romanian – Maica
Samoan – Tina
Urdu – Ammee
Yiddish – Muter
Only mothers can think of the future – because they give birth to it in their children.
All that I am, or hope to be, I owe to my angel mother.
Motherhood: All love begins and ends there.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
A mother’s happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
-Honore de Balzac
Life began with waking up and loving my mother’s face.
Mother’s love is peace. It need not be acquired, it need not be deserved.
Happy Mother’s Day from The Grammar Diva!