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Mum or Mom?

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous Polls' started by dragon-dark-master, Oct 24, 2009.

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Mum or Mom?

  1. Mum

    47.7%
  2. Mom

    52.3%
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  1. dragon-dark-master

    dragon-dark-master Thanks SPPf. TTYL

    Do you say/spell your mothers as Mum or Mom, I say Mum.

    Is Mom purely American or is it a Global thing?
     
    Last edited: Oct 24, 2009
  2. As far as I have observed, it's only in America/Europe.
     
  3. Spirit of Darkness

    Spirit of Darkness Well-Known Member

    I say Mum.
     
  4. ~:Shadow:~

    ~:Shadow:~ Well-Known Member

    Mum for me.
    I use British English spellings.
     
  5. Egaleco

    Egaleco New Member

    I say mom. And spell it as such.

    o: I don't like "mum." I think it's the only British varient I don't like.
     
  6. I mine by her first name...
    Cyril: I say mum and so does my twin Curtis..
     
  7. SSBB123

    SSBB123 Hawtie

    kinda a pointless thread..
    mom
     
  8. Lucario God 1

    Lucario God 1 Master of Lucario

    I think it's Mum for europe, mom for america. Or it seems like that anyway.
    i say Mum coz I'm british!
     
  9. Krake

    Krake Flabebe's Kids

    Just Europe, although it also depends on accents and preference, too.

    I say mom.
     
  10. pokemon special

    pokemon special No Angel

    They only say mom in the USA, in the UK we all say Mum.

    I say mum , I don't know why you guys changed it.
     
  11. Crymzon1980

    Crymzon1980 Acro Bike Mechanic

    Don't forget Mama, Mother, Madre, mommy, and many other names for our maternal parents :)

    I mainly call my mom, "Mama"
     
  12. clone1

    clone1 Aesthetics brahz

    Mom for me. Most people like me in the U.S. say mom instead of mum.
     
  13. Crymzon1980

    Crymzon1980 Acro Bike Mechanic

    Cultural differences, we say more than just mom here, there's US folks that say mum too LOL
     
  14. Metagross Guy

    Metagross Guy ᴸ м f ᴬ σ.

    I think mom is american and mum is british
     
  15. W.T.

    W.T. Donw with CIPHET!

    Yep. In Canada there's even more. Incidentally, Crymzon, is there really such a place as Texas City, Texas?

    I say Mom but I have lots of friends who use Mum or Mama.
     
  16. Haruka

    Haruka Banned

    I'm just not limey enough to say mum. So yeah.
     
  17. Blaze of Darkness

    Blaze of Darkness Active Member

    I say mom. Everyone I know does too.
     
  18. KyogreKnight07X

    KyogreKnight07X Anticipation!

    Mum sounds strange to me. I say mom.
     
  19. sparkywonderplus

    sparkywonderplus Pokemonner

    Mum, mum is easier to say repeatedly, ha and mummy, it sounds pathetic so i love saying it. And mum is mainly british.
     
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