- 娘 [niáng]
- （母亲） ma; mum; mother:
father and mother 爹娘- （称长一辈或年长的已婚妇女） a form of address for an elderly married woman:
wife of mother's brother; aunt; 舅娘
grandma; 老大娘- （年轻妇女） a young woman:
They befriended the young girl, providing her with food and shelter.
The poor little girl cried her heart out when her mother came home and told her that her dog had been run over.
The other boys called Tommy a mama's boy because he wouldn't come out to play unless his mother stayed near him.
Every morning Mothers put up lunches for their husbands and children.