Musa

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See also: musa, mūsā, mūsa, muša, and mušā

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin musa, from Arabic مَوْزَة (mawza, banana)

Proper noun[edit]

Musa f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Musaceae – large tropical herbs, commonly known as banana plants.

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Transliteration of Arabic مُوسَى (mūsā), Persian موسی (Musâ), and Turkish Musa; ultimately from Biblical Hebrew.

Proper noun[edit]

Musa

  1. A male given name.

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Hausa[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Arabic مُوسَى (mūsā).

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Mūsā m

  1. Moses (biblical character)
  2. A male given name: Musa, Moses

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Musa

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ムサ

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek Μοῦσα (Moûsa).

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Mūsa f (genitive Mūsae); first declension

  1. Muse, one of the nine goddesses of liberal arts.

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Usually plural, referring to the nine goddesses together.

Inflection[edit]

First declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative Mūsa Mūsae
genitive Mūsae Mūsārum
dative Mūsae Mūsīs
accusative Mūsam Mūsās
ablative Mūsā Mūsīs
vocative Mūsa Mūsae

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Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مُوسَى (mūsā).

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Musa

  1. Moses (biblical character)
  2. A male given name: Musa, Moses

Turkish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /muːsaː/, [muːˈsa̝ː]

Etymology[edit]

From Ottoman Turkish موسی (mūsā), from Arabic مُوسَى (mūsā).

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Musa

  1. A male given name, Musa