moray

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Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese moreia, from Latin muraena (sea eel, lamprey), from Ancient Greek σμυραινα (smuraina), from σμυρος (smuros, sea eel).[1]

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moray (plural morays)

  1. Any of the large cosmopolitan carnivorous eels of the family Muraenidae.

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  1. ^ moray” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary (2001).