What is another word for maternal?

78 synonyms found


[ m_ə_t_ˈɜː_n_əl], [ mətˈɜːnə͡l], [ mətˈɜːnə‍l]

Synonyms for Maternal:

kindred (adjective) paternal (adjective) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Maternal:

  1. vernal, kernel, journal;
  2. fraternal, infernal, paternal, nocturnal, internal, external, eternal, diurnal;

Quotes for Maternal:

  1. A few countries like Sri Lanka and Honduras have led the way in slashing maternal mortality. Nicholas D. Kristof.
  2. Neither left nor right has focused adequately on maternal health. Nicholas D. Kristof.
  3. The U. N. Population Fund has a maternal health program in some Cameroon hospitals, but it doesn't operate in this region. It's difficult to expand, because President Bush has cut funding. Nicholas D. Kristof.