I'm writing a ghost story, and (in an admittedly well worn trope) a child ghost is looking for its mother; but how would a 17th century child affectionately refer to its mother? In short, what would the 17th century version of "mummy" be?
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British English \mə-ˈmä\
Etymology Dictionary says mamma, (spelled with a double -m), is dated in 1570s