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  1. motherly:
  2. mother:
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Detailed Translations for motherly from English to French


Translation Matrix for motherly:

AdverbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- maternally
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
maternel housewifely; matronly; motherly
maternellement housewifely; matronly; motherly

Related Words for "motherly":

Synonyms for "motherly":

  • maternal
  • maternally

Related Definitions for "motherly":

  1. befitting a mother; warm and nurturing1
  2. in a maternal manner; as a mother1

Wiktionary Translations for motherly:

Cross Translation:
motherly maternelle; maternel mütterlich — kSt.|: von der Mutter stammend, zur Mutter gehörig
motherly maternel; maternelle mütterlich — fürsorglich, liebevoll wie eine Mutter


mother [the ~] noun

  1. the mother (mom; mummy; mum)
    la mère; la maman

Translation Matrix for mother:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
maman mom; mother; mum; mummy
mère mom; mother; mum; mummy
- female parent
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- beget; bring forth; engender; father; fuss; generate; get; overprotect; sire

Related Words for "mother":

Synonyms for "mother":

Antonyms for "mother":

Related Definitions for "mother":

  1. a condition that is the inspiration for an activity or situation1
    • necessity is the mother of invention1
  2. a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)1
    • the mother of three children1
  3. a term of address for a mother superior1
  4. a term of address for an elderly woman1
  5. a stringy slimy substance consisting of yeast cells and bacteria; forms during fermentation and is added to cider or wine to produce vinegar1
  6. make children1
  7. care for like a mother1

Wiktionary Translations for mother:

  1. to treat as a mother would be expected to
  1. one’s female parent
  2. female (human) who parents a child, gives birth to a baby, or is pregnant
  1. Femme qui a donné naissance
  2. Femme qui a le rôle maternel
  3. Religieuse

Cross Translation:
mother mère moeder — een vrouwelijke ouder