A mother (often used as a respectful form of address for a woman).
More example sentences
- He introduced the dignitaries to the mammoth crowd one by one, each of them rising from their seats to acknowledge the audience and to bow to the Mata.
- Mama Mata feared they might not live much longer.
- Mama Mata's presents to her cousin and nephew were given to demonstrate her attachment to them and to incur obligation.
via Hindi from Sanskrit mātā 'mother'.
Definition of Mata in:
- The US English dictionary