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Pom is a contraction of pomegranate a derogatory term used by the French to insult the rosy cheeked English

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What pom means in English word?

Pom poms

What is the origin of the word pom?

The word pom is an acronym for Prisoner of Millbank. Prisoners bound for Australia were transported from Millbank Prison (on the Thames). Transportation ships had the initials POM on the stern.

What does pom pom mean in French?

"Pom pom" in French is a small decorative ball or tuft typically made of yarn or fabric and used as a decoration on clothing or accessories.

What is the correct name for the rubber spiky ball pom pom earrings that come in different colors?

rave studs

If one pom pom is a pom pom does that make two pom poms pom pom pom pom?

No. Many people believe that pom-poms should have a "plural-plural." But, "pom-poms" is the same, whether it is one set or a hundred sets. If there are two or more pom-poms its just pom-poms. As a comparison, it would be like asking if one dog is a dog should two dogs be referred to as dog dog. Also, the singular of pom-pom is pom-pom. It comes from the French word pompon. Although some people will tell you that the singular is just "pom," this is not true. You can have one pom-pom, or many pom-poms.

How do you pronounce the word pomegranate?

Pretty much like it looks - pom-eh-gran-itAnswermost say it pom a gran it. some people think pom eh gran ate, but actually its pom a gran' ite

What kind of a flower is a pom?

A Chrysanthemum member of the Daisy [Asteraceae] family is what a pom is. The word 'pom' comes from the original French word 'pompon'. It has many meanings, one of which is in reference to the type of Chrysanthemum with immediately recognizable, small, spherelike flowers.

What is pom pom dance?

a pom pom dance is a Cheerleading dance with pompoms all the time

When was Pom Pom - film - created?

Pom Pom - film - was created on 1984-02-22.

When was Shake Your Pom Pom created?

Shake Your Pom Pom was created on 2008-03-04.

What is the code to super in pom pom squad?

barbie pom pom squad

How do you pronounce pommes as in pommes frites?

Pom as in Pom-pom.