|Origin:||momie, from Medieval Latin mumia, from Arabic mumiyah, from Persian mum 'wax'|
Related topics: Death
mum‧my S2 plural mummies [countable]
1 British English
mother - used especially by young children or when you are talking to young children [= mommy American English]
Mummy, can I play outside?
a dead body that has been preserved by wrapping it in cloth, especially in ancient Egypt