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mostajo

EtymologyEdit

From a Vulgar Latin extension of Latin mustum (must), because of the berries being stored in must or tasting of wine. See Arabic مُشْتَهَى(muštahā) for cognates. Doublet of mostellar from Leonese mostellar.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mosˈtaxo/, [mosˈt̪axo]

NounEdit

mostajo m (plural mostajos)

  1. Sorbus spp., especially Sorbus aria (common whitebeam)