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English Meaning(s) for 義母

  1. mother-in-law; foster mother; step mother

Definition and Synonyms for 義母

Foster-Mother a woman who is a foster parent and raises another's child
Synonyms: 義母, 養母
Mother-In-Law the mother of your spouse
Synonyms: , 義母
Stepmother the wife of your father by a subsequent marriage
Synonyms: 継母, 義母

Meanings for each kanji in 義母

righteousness; justice; morality; honor; loyalty; meaning Kanji Details »
mama; mother Kanji Details »

Categories 義母 is a member of

Foster Parent a person who acts as parent and guardian for a child in place of the child's natural parents but without legally adopting the child
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In-Law a relative by marriage
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Female Parent a woman who has given birth to a child (also used as a term of address to your mother)
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Stepparent the spouse of your parent by a subsequent marriage
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 義母

Sample Sentences for 義母

Mary is Tom's mother-in-law.
A few years ago, on Mother's Day, I gave my stepmother a locket as a present.

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