How to Pronounce mes?

Correct pronunciation for the word "mes" is [mˈɛs], [mˈɛs], [m_ˈɛ_s].

"Mes" in context

Mes is an ancient Sumerian term which means "one-fourth part" and is used in the field of mathematics to describe a fraction or ratio. The exact origin of the term is said to come from the Sumerian god of measurement, Enlil, who was believed to have used the term when creating new measures of measurement. Mes can also be used in our everyday lives to describe shorthand fractions such as 1/4 or 3/4.

It is also the name of a small town in Alabama, USA, situated in Franklin County close to the Florida state line.

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