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Ma, MA, or mA may refer to:


Arts and entertainment[edit]


Other media[edit]

Businesses and organizations[edit]

Ethnic groups[edit]

  • Mạ people, a Vietnamese ethnic group
  • Meshwesh (Ma), an ancient Libyan (i.e., Berber) tribe from Cyrenaica

Human names and individuals[edit]

  • Ma (surname), a common Chinese family name
  • Maria (Mª or Ma.), according to Spanish naming customs
  • Ma Barker (1873-1935), American criminal and mother of criminals
  • Ma Rainey, stage name of early American blues singer Gertrude Pridgett (1886-1939)
  • Ma Anand Sheela, Osho movement leader convicted of multiple attempted murders



  • Ma (myth), in Sumerian mythology, that from which the "primeval land" was formed
  • Ma (goddess), an Anatolian goddess
  • Ma, a mythohistoric entrepreneur for whom the Malaysian town of Marang, Terengganu was purportedly named


  • Ma River, a river in Vietnam and Laos
  • Ma, Tibet, a village and township in Tibet
  • FIPS 10-4 country code of Madagascar
  • postal code of Massachusetts, United States
  • Morocco (ISO 3166-1 country code)
    • .ma, the Internet country code top-level domain (ccTLD) for Morocco

Science, technology, and mathematics[edit]



Health and medicine[edit]



  • Mach number (Ma), a measure of speed compared to the speed of sound
  • Megaannum (Ma), one million (1,000,000) years
  • Milliampere (mA), and Mega-ampere or Megampere (MA), multiples of Ampere, a unit of electric current
  • Myr, Mya, or Ma, meaning "million years ago"

Other uses in science and technology[edit]

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