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[ ˈamə], [ ˈamə], [ ˈa_m_ə]

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Japanese word "amah" means nanny and often refers to a woman who cares for children. "Amah" is also used to describe a motherly figure in Japanese culture. Historically, "amah" were hired by noble families to take care of their young children in their homes. In recent years, the role of "amah" has expanded to include assisting elderly relatives and helping out with general household duties.

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