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Etymology:

Proposed in 1908 as part of the new Latvian spelling by the scientific commission headed by K. Mīlenbahs, which was accepted and began to be taught in schools in 1909. Prior to that, Latvian had been written in German Fraktur, and sporadically in Cyrillic.


Abbreviation:

M (text messaging) Abbreviation of mi (“me, I”).


Initialism:

M or M., an initialism of a word usually beginning with the letter M. Monsieur male Monday Mother mature nautical mile (size) Medium (US, roadway) Michigan. Usage note: this designation is usually used only within Michigan. (cricket, in batting figures) the number of minutes a player spent at the crease (cricket, in bowling figures) the number of maiden overs bowled


Symbol:

M mega- (astronomy): Messier number. Objects in Charles Messier's catalog of Nebulae and Star Clusters in 1774 are numbered, and the letter M (for Messier) is prepended to these numbers, as in M31 (the Andromeda Galaxy) or M13 (the globular cluster in Hercules). (biochemistry) IUPAC 1-letter abbreviation for methionine


Letter:

M upper case (lower case m) The thirteenth letter of the basic modern Latin alphabet.


Reference:

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Similar Words:

Other words similar to M can be found below:

1.m
2.M
3.M and M boys
4.m'-naught
5.ma
6.MA
7.Ma Bell
8.ma huang
9.Ma Nishtana
10.ma'am
11.maa
12.maabara
13.maackiain
14.maad
15.Maafa
16.maalin
17.maam
18.maar
19.maara shell
20.maas
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