moz

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Abenaki[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Narragansett moos (moose) and Unami mus (moose). Said to derive from a verb meaning "strip", in reference to the animals' stripping bark off trees to eat it.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

moz (animate, plural mozak)

  1. moose
    mozika
    there 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?

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Kurdish[edit]

Noun[edit]

moz f

  1. bee

Lower Sorbian[edit]

Verb[edit]

moz impf

  1. obsolete spelling of móc