See also: Mus, muş, mūs, mús, müs, mûs, Muś, mus', mus., muS, MUS, Muş, -mus, and -muš

EnglishEdit

NounEdit

mus

  1. plural of mu

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AfrikaansEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Dutch muts, from Middle Dutch mutse.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus (plural musse)

  1. soft brimless hat, tuque

BasqueEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier mux, probably from French mouche (fly).[1] However, compare musu (kiss).[2][3]

NounEdit

mus inan

  1. (card games) A traditional Basque card game.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ mus” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.
  2. ^ www.casino.es/mus/historia-mus/
  3. ^ Larramendi, Manuel (1754): Corografía de Guipuzcoa

DanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mús, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus c (singular definite musen, plural indefinite mus)

  1. mouse (animal)
  2. mouse (for a computer)

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DutchEdit

 
Een paar mussen op een geliefde voederplaats. — A couple of sparrows on a favourite foraging location.
 
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EtymologyEdit

From Middle Dutch mussche, from Old Dutch musca, from Latin muscio, derived from musca (fly).

Cognate with Limburgish mösj, Central Franconian Mösch, Mesch, Luxembourgish Mësch.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mʏs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mus
  • Rhymes: -ʏs

NounEdit

mus f (plural mussen, diminutive musje n)

  1. sparrow, bird of the family Passeridae, especially of the genus Passer and a few smaller genera

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Afrikaans: mossie
  • Papiamentu: mùs

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mus

  1. first-person singular past historic of mouvoir
  2. second-person singular past historic of mouvoir

ParticipleEdit

mus

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of mouvoir

InterlinguaEdit

NounEdit

mus (plural muses)

  1. mouse
    Synonym: mure

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Italic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *múh₂s. Cognates include Ancient Greek μῦς (mûs), Sanskrit मूष् (mū́ṣ), Old English mūs (English mouse), Proto-Slavic *myšь (Russian мышь (myšʹ)).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mūs m or f (genitive mūris); third declension

  1. a mouse, rat
  2. the sea mouse (Aphrodita aculeata)
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InflectionEdit

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mūs mūrēs
Genitive mūris mūrium
Dative mūrī mūribus
Accusative mūrem mūrēs
mūrīs
Ablative mūre mūribus
Vocative mūs mūrēs

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DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • mus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • mus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • mus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

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LithuanianEdit

PronunciationEdit

PronounEdit

mùs

  1. (first-person plural) accusative form of mes.

MalteseEdit

Root
m-w-s
2 terms

EtymologyEdit

From Arabic مُوسًى(mūsan). Compare Moroccan Arabic موس(mūs) and Libyan Arabic موس(mūs).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus m (plural mwies)

  1. knife

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Mauritian CreoleEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French mouche

NounEdit

mus

  1. fly

ReferencesEdit

  • Baker, Philip & Hookoomsing, Vinesh Y. 1987. Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen – English – Français

Middle EnglishEdit

NounEdit

mus

  1. Alternative form of mous

Northern SamiEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈmuːs/

PronounEdit

mūs

  1. locative of mun

Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mús.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus m or f (definite singular musen or musa, indefinite plural mus, definite plural musene)

  1. mouse (rodent)
  2. mouse (computing)
  3. (colloquial, vulgar, anatomy) pussy (female genitalia)

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mús (nominative and accusative plurals mýss), from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s. The computing sense is a semantic loan from English mouse, a coinage.

Germanic cognates include Icelandic mús, Faroese mús, Danish mus, Swedish mus, German Maus, German Low German Muus, Dutch muis, and English mouse. Indo-European cognates include Albanian mi, Ancient Greek μῦς (mûs), Armenian մուկ (muk), Hindi मूस (mūs), Latin mūs, Persian موش, and Russian мышь (myšʹ).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus f (definite singular musa, indefinite plural mus or myser, definite plural musene or mysene)

  1. (rodent) mouse
  2. (colloquial, vulgar, anatomy) pussy (female genitalia)
  3. (computing) computer mouse

Usage notesEdit

  • This noun is often used in compounds as a first part to emphasize little size.

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Old EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mūs f

  1. mouse
  2. muscle

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Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *múh₂s.

NounEdit

mūs f

  1. mouse

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Old SaxonEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-West Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mūs f

  1. mouse

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DescendantsEdit

  • Middle Low German: mûs

Old SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mús, from Proto-Germanic *mūs.

NounEdit

mūs f

  1. mouse

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PolishEdit

 
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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From musieć.

NounEdit

mus m inan

  1. constraint, coercion, must
    Synonym: przymus
DeclensionEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From German Mousse, from French mousse.

NounEdit

mus m inan

  1. mousse
DeclensionEdit

Further readingEdit

  • mus in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • mus in Polish dictionaries at PWN

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Basque mus.[1][2]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus m (uncountable)

  1. (card games) a card game that is very popular in Spain

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ www.casino.es/mus/historia-mus/
  2. ^ Larramendi, Manuel (1754): Corografía de Guipuzcoa

Further readingEdit


Sranan TongoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English must.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mus

  1. (auxiliary) to have to, must

SwedishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Swedish mūs, from Old Norse mús, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s (mouse).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus c

  1. mouse; small rodent of the genus Mus; especially species Mus musculus
  2. (computing) a computer mouse; an input device
  3. (colloquial) a pussy; female genitalia

DeclensionEdit

Declension of mus 1, 2
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mus musen möss mössen
Genitive mus musens möss mössens
Declension of mus 3
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mus musen musar musarna
Genitive mus musens musars musarnas

SynonymsEdit

female genitalia

Related termsEdit

animal
computers

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UnamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Algonquian *mo·swa.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus anim (plural musàk)

  1. elk, moose

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This noun needs an inflection-table template.


WestrobothnianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse mús from the Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *mūs-.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

mus f (definite singular musa, plural mösser or myster, definite plural mössren or mystren)

  1. (rodent) a mouse

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White HmongEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Hmong-Mien *n-mʉŋ(X) (to go). Cognate with Iu Mien mingh.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

mus

  1. to go

InterjectionEdit

mus

  1. shoo!