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See also: MOZ, mòz, and mož

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AbenakiEdit

EtymologyEdit

Cognate to Narragansett moos (moose) and Unami mus (moose), from Proto-Algonquian *mo·swa (it strips), referring to how a moose strips tree bark when feeding: compare Massachusett moos-u (he strips, cuts smooth).[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

moz (animate, plural mozak)

  1. moose
    mozikathere 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?

InflectionEdit

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Online Etymology Dictionary
  2. ^ moz” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, Dictionary.com, LLC, 1995–.

KurdishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

moz f

  1. bee

Lower SorbianEdit

VerbEdit

moz impf

  1. Obsolete spelling of móc