What is the abbreviation for Monsieur?
monsieur is abbreviated "m." messieurs (the irregular plural form of monsieur) is abbreviated "mm." on a letter or business card: monsieur et madame DUPONT > m. et mme DUPONT - madame > mme, plural: mesdames > mmes - mademoiselle > mlle, plural: mesdemoiselles > mlles ...
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What is the plural word for ma'am?
In another Q&A on the website, we are told that the plural word for "sir" is "gentlemen." I've used that in many situations and it always seems to fit. To apply the same logic to "ma'am," the plural form would be "ladies." In other words, in the singular form we have sir and ma'am, and in the plural form we have ladies and gentlemen. Ma'am is from the French madame - the plural would therefor be mesdames. ...
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What is the plural form of church's anniversary?
The plural form of the noun anniversary is anniversaries. The plural form of the church's anniversary is the church's anniversaries. The plural form of the noun church is churches. The plural possessive form is churches'. The plural form of church's anniversary is the churches' anniversaries. ...