musaraña

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin mūs arāneus (literally spider mouse) (compare French musaraigne) because the bite of some shrews can be venomous. Ending influenced by Spanish araña (spider).

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Noun[edit]

musaraña f (plural musarañas)

  1. shrew
  2. (by extension) vermin; small animal

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