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Maul

See also: maul

GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle High German mūl, mūle (snout, mouth), from Old High German *mūl, mūla (snout), from Proto-Germanic *mūlą, *mūlō (muzzle, snout), from Proto-Indo-European *mū- (lips, muzzle). Cognate with Dutch muil (muzzle, snout), Danish mule (muzzle).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Maul n (genitive Mauls or Maules, plural Mäuler)

  1. mouth of an animal
  2. (pejorative) mouth of a person
    Halt's Maul!
    Shut your mouth!

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

External linksEdit

  • Maul in Duden online

LuxembourgishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Maul f (plural Mailer)

  1. mouth of an animal
  2. (pejorative) mouth of a person