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I have one main reader, Miriam Gomez, my wife. She reads everything I write - I have not finished writing something and she is already reading it.
Guillermo Cabrera Infante

Meaning of "Miriam" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MIRIAM

Miriam  [ˈmɪrɪəm] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MIRIAM

noun
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verb
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pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Miriam is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MIRIAM MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Miriam

Miriam

Miriam (Hebrew: מִרְיָם, Modern Miryam Tiberian Miryām ; Arabic: مريم (Maryam); see Miriam (given name)) was the sister of Moses and Aaron, and the daughter of Amram and Yocheved. She appears first in the Book of Exodus in the Hebrew Bible.

Definition of Miriam in the English dictionary

The definition of Miriam in the dictionary is the sister of Moses and Aaron. Douay name: Mary.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MIRIAM


aquarium
əˈkwɛərɪəm
atrium
ˈeɪtrɪəm
auditorium
ˌɔːdɪˈtɔːrɪəm
bacterium
bækˈtɪərɪəm
barium
ˈbɛərɪəm
crematorium
ˌkrɛməˈtɔːrɪəm
delirium
dɪˈlɪrɪəm
emporium
ɛmˈpɔːrɪəm
equilibrium
ˌiːkwɪˈlɪbrɪəm
honorarium
ˌɒnəˈrɛərɪəm
imperium
ɪmˈpɪərɪəm
ministerium
ˌmɪnɪˈstɪərɪəm
moratorium
ˌmɒrəˈtɔːrɪəm
natrium
ˈneɪtrɪəm
planetarium
ˌplænɪˈtɛərɪəm
sanatorium
ˌsænəˈtɔːrɪəm
solarium
səʊˈlɛərɪəm
subdelirium
ˌsʌbdəˈlɪrɪəm
terrarium
tɛˈrɛərɪəm
yttrium
ˈɪtrɪəm

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MIRIAM

Miraflores
mirage
Miranda
mirandize
MIRAS
mirbane
mirchi
mire
mired
Mirena

WORDS THAT END LIKE MIRIAM

Adam
am
Amsterdam
cam
cream
dam
dream
Fort William
Frederick William
Gulf of Siam
in memoriam
Islam
jam
Lariam
Mengistu Haile Mariam
Nam
Priam
Siam
sweet william
William

Synonyms and antonyms of Miriam in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Miriam» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MIRIAM

Find out the translation of Miriam to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Miriam from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Miriam» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Miriam
570 millions of speakers

English

Miriam
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

मरियम
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

ميريام
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Мириам
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Miriam
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মিরিয়াম
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Miriam
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Miriam
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Miriam
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ミリアム
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

미리 암
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Miriam
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Miriam
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மிரியம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मिरियम
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Miriam
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Miriam
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Miriam
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Міріам
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Miriam
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Miriam
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Miriam
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Miriam
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Miriam
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Miriam

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MIRIAM»

The term «Miriam» is very widely used and occupies the 12.456 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MIRIAM» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Miriam

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QUOTES WITH «MIRIAM»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word Miriam.
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Guillermo Cabrera Infante
I have one main reader, Miriam Gomez, my wife. She reads everything I write - I have not finished writing something and she is already reading it.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MIRIAM»

Discover the use of Miriam in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Miriam and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Miriam
While living in Pharoah's palace in ancient Egypt, Miriam, the sister of Moses in the Hebrew scriptures, struggles to remain loyal to her people and her God.
Beatrice Gormley, 1999
2
Unprotected
But no one realizes that radical social agendas have also taken over campus health and counseling centers, with dire consequences. Psychiatrist Miriam Grossman knows this better than anyone.
Miriam Grossman, 2007
3
Makeba: The Miriam Makeba Story
The autobiography of the legendary South African singer and political activist known as "Mama Africa". "A cry of the heart. No one can fail to be moved".-- Boston Herald. 16 pages of photos.
Miriam Makeba, Nomsa Mwamuka, 2004
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Miriam; Or, The Power of Truth: A Jewish Tale
Miriam saw the disappointment of her father, but attempting not to check it, only said with much composure, ' Never mind the coldness of my hand, dearest father, my heart still loves you as warmly, as when first it learned to know the value of ...
Charlotte Anley, 1836
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Erotic Grotesque Nonsense: The Mass Culture of Japanese ...
Japanese modern times -- Japanese modern within modernity -- Placing the consumer-subject within mass culture -- Erotic grotesque nonsense as montage -- Japanese modern culture as politics -- The documentary impulse -- Japanese modern sites ...
Miriam Rom Silverberg, 2009
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BABEL AND BABYLON
Focusing on silent films, this text examines how the spectator concept evolved, integrating ethnically, socially and sexually differentiated audiences.
Miriam HANSEN, 1991
7
Miriam's Song: A Memoir
Relates the story of a woman who came of age amid the violence of South Africa in the 1980s and finally saw the destruction of apartheid and the birth of a democratic nation.
Miriam Mathabane, 2001
8
Nero: The End of a Dynasty
Miriam T. Griffin's authoratitive survey of Nero's reign incorporates both a chronological account, as well as an analysis of the reasons for Nero's collapse under the pressure of his role as emperor.
Miriam T. Griffin, 1984
9
War's Other Voices: Women Writers on the Lebanese Civil War
This book challenges the assumption that men write of war, women of the hearth.
Miriam Cooke, 1996
10
Cinema and Experience: Siegfried Kracauer, Walter Benjamin, ...
For the beginning student and the advanced scholar in multiple disciplines, Hansen's writing is a gift, and a roadmap to every relevant scholarly debate. This is an indispensable book by an irreplaceable author. We shall miss her.
Miriam Bratu Hansen, Marian Bratu Hansen, 2012

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «MIRIAM»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Miriam is used in the context of the following news items.
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Miriam Santiago eyes presidency in 2016
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago is eyeing the presidency in 2016. The senator and legal expert made ... «Rappler, Jul 15»
2
Miriam's Garden: Cool cucumbers crave warmth
On this rare dry, sunny, blue day, a robin plucks at the grass, looking for worms. Bird songs, along with the grunting snores of our nearly ... «Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Jul 15»
3
Miriam Bruce, Lane
Miriam Bruce, Lane - Funeral services for Mrs. Miriam Lenora Boynton “Nola” Bruce, conducted by the Rev. Naomi Plowden and Elder Sammie ... «Kingstree News, Jul 15»
4
Miriam Seale is thrilled to compete for state title
Miriam Seale could not be more thrilled about being able to show everyone at the state-level Distinguished Young Woman competition what ... «Philadelphia Neshoba Democrat, Jul 15»
5
Sen. Osmeña: Duterte may be a 'Mayweather,' is a 'male-Miriam'
“Alam mo si Miriam, very vocal but without an actual track-record in administration. But Duterte has always been in administration, local ... «Inquirer.net, Jul 15»
6
Will it be Park life for Miriam?
And thus has the name of the broadcaster Miriam O'Callaghan been suggested as a possible successor to President Higgins. Miriam herself ... «Irish Independent, Jul 15»
7
Miriam Santiago shows off renewed strength in new video
In a rare video posted on her Facebook page, Senator Miriam Santiago showed off her new-found strength. Santiago, who has been battling ... «ABS CBN News, Jul 15»
8
Miriam D. Thayer
Miriam D. Thayer, 74, of Austinburg Township died Thursday at home with her family. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at ... «SalemNews.net, Jul 15»
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Miriam Sheehan Breaks Her Third NAG Record of the Weekend
Miriam Sheehan broke her third National Age Group record this weekend when she clocked a 28.52 in the girls' 10-and-under 50-meter free. «Swimming World Magazine, Jul 15»
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Miriam Lord: Bertie tells us of great injustice done to him
Former taoiseach Bertie Ahern gave an hour-long interview to Miriam O'Callaghan on Mahon tribunal will be 'wrong 'til the day I die', says ... «Irish Times, Jul 15»

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