See also: mož

AbenakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Narragansett moos (moose) and Unami mus (moose). Said to derive from a verb meaning "strip", in reference to the animals' stripping bark off trees to eat it.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

moz (animate, plural mozak)

  1. moose
    mozika
    there is an abundance of moose
    • 1884, Joseph Laurent, New Familiar Abenakis and English Dialogues, page 117:
      Kaswak nawa mozak k'nihlô?
      How many moose did you kill?

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KurdishEdit

NounEdit

moz f

  1. bee

Lower SorbianEdit

VerbEdit

moz impf

  1. Obsolete spelling of móc.
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