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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

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Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

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

Lower SorbianEdit

VerbEdit

moz impf

  1. Obsolete spelling of móc

Northern KurdishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Cognate with Central Kurdish مۆز(moz, horsefly), Zazaki moza (horsefly), Mazanderani ماز(māz, bee). Ultimately from Proto-Iranian *wabžáH.[1] Asatrian initially derived from Armenian մոզ (moz),[2] but later proposed the native Iranian etymology himself.[1]

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

moz f (Cyrillic моз, Arabic موز)[4]

Northern Kurdish moz
Central Kurdish مۆز(moz)
Southern Kurdish مووز(mûz)
  1. hornet; wasp[5]
  2. gadfly, horsefly, large fly that bites or annoys livestock[6][7]
    moz kirin(of cattle) to fly into a rage as a result of horsefly biting
  3. bee[7]
  4. bumblebee[8][5]
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Asatrian, Garnik (2002), “Review of R. L. Tsabolov, Etymological Dictionary of Kurdish, vol. 1 (A-M), Moscow: “Academy of Sciences”, 2001, 686 pp.”, in Iran and the Caucasus[1], volume 6, issue 1, page 269
  2. ^ Asatrjan, G. S. (1987), “Jazyk zaza i armjanskij (Predvaritelʹnyje zametki) [Zaza and Armenian (Preliminary Notes)]”, in Patma-banasirakan handes [Historical-Philological Journal]‎[2] (in Russian), issue 1, page 165
  3. ^ Orbeli, I. A. (2002), “muz”, in Izbrannyje trudy v dvux tomax. Tom II. Vypusk 2. Kurdsko-russkij slovarʹ [Selected Works in Two Volumes. Volume II. Issue 2. Kurdish–Russian Dictionary], Yerevan: Academy Press “Gitutjun”, ISBN 99930-2-504-6, page 125b
  4. ^ Chyet, Michael L. (2003), “moz I”, in Kurdish–English Dictionary, with selected etymologies by Martin Schwartz, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, pages 397–398
  5. 5.0 5.1 Bakajev, Č. X. (1957), “моз I”, in I. A. Orbeli, editor, Kurdsko-russkij slovarʹ [Kurdish–Russian Dictionary], Moscow: Gosudarstvennoje izdatelʹstvo inostrannyx i nacionalʹnyx slovarej, page 247a
  6. ^ Adjarian, H. (1909–1911), “Recueil de mots kurdes en dialecte de Novo-Bayazet [Compendium of Kurdish Words in the Nor Bayazet Dialect]”, in Mémoires de la Société de Linguistique de Paris (in French), volume XVI, page 361a
  7. 7.0 7.1 Kurdojev, K. K. (1960), “moz I”, in Kurdsko-russkij slovarʹ [Kurdish–Russian Dictionary], Moscow: Gosudarstvennoje izdatelʹstvo inostrannyx i nacionalʹnyx slovarej, page 549b
  8. ^ Rhea, Samuel A. (1872–1880), “Brief Grammar and Vocabulary of the Kurdish Language of the Hakari District”, in Journal of the American Oriental Society, volume 10, page 147b

Further readingEdit

  • Cabolov, R. L. (2001) Etimologičeskij slovarʹ kurdskovo jazyka [Etymological Dictionary of the Kurdish Language] (in Russian), volume I, Moscow: Russian Academy Press Vostochnaya Literatura, page 682
  • Jaba, Auguste; Justi, Ferdinand (1879), “موز”, in Dictionnaire Kurde-Français [Kurdish–French Dictionary], Saint Petersburg: Imperial Academy of Sciences, page 408b

Etymology 2Edit

NounEdit

moz f (Cyrillic моз)[1][2][3]

  1. Alternative form of mozik (calf)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Bakajev, Č. X. (1957), “моз II”, in I. A. Orbeli, editor, Kurdsko-russkij slovarʹ [Kurdish–Russian Dictionary], Moscow: Gosudarstvennoje izdatelʹstvo inostrannyx i nacionalʹnyx slovarej, page 247a
  2. ^ Kurdojev, K. K. (1960), “moz II”, in Kurdsko-russkij slovarʹ [Kurdish–Russian Dictionary], Moscow: Gosudarstvennoje izdatelʹstvo inostrannyx i nacionalʹnyx slovarej, page 549b
  3. ^ Chyet, Michael L. (2003), “moz II”, in Kurdish–English Dictionary, with selected etymologies by Martin Schwartz, New Haven and London: Yale University Press, page 398a

ZhuangEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

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NounEdit

moz (old orthography moƨ, Sawndip forms 𭷱, , 𬌫, )

  1. ox; cattle; cow
    Synonym: cwz

Etymology 2Edit

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NounEdit

moz (old orthography moƨ)

  1. mid-lower abdomen; suprapubic area