Word Summary
mammē: a grandmother
Original Word: μάμμη
Transliteration: mammē
Phonetic Spelling: (mam'-may)
Part of Speech: Noun, Feminine
Short Definition: a grandmother
Meaning: a grandmother
Strong's Concordance

Of natural origin ("mammy"); a grandmother -- grandmother.

Thayer's Greek Lexicon
STRONGS NT 3125: μάμμη

μάμμη, μαμμης, ,

1. in the earlier Greek writings mother (the name infants use in addressing their mother).

2. in the later writings ((Philo), Josephus, Plutarch, Appian, Herodian, Artemidorus Daldianus) equivalent to τήθη, grandmother (see Lob. ad Phryn., pp. 133-135 (cf. Winer's Grammar, 25)): 2 Timothy 1:5; 4 Macc. 16:9.