When your kid tries to say ‘Alexa’ before ‘Mama’

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In Yana Welinder’s house, her son will say “Papa’ to either her or her husband. “Mama” isn’t in his vocabulary yet. But her child, who just turned 1, does have a name for another prominent figure in the household: “Aga.”

Or, as the rest of us know her, Alexa — Amazon’s voice assistant.

Welinder’s…