mús

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See also: mus, mūs, and Mus

Faroese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mús f (genitive singular músar, plural mýs)

  1. mouse (animal)
  2. (computing) mouse

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Declension[edit]

Declension of mús
f16 singular plural
indefinite definite indefinite definite
nominative mús músin mýs mýsnar
accusative mús músina mýs mýsnar
dative mús músini músum músunum, mýsnum
genitive músar músarinnar músa músanna

Icelandic[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Noun[edit]

mús f (genitive singular músar, nominative plural mýs)

  1. (rodent) a mouse
    Systir mín sá mús í gær!
    My sister saw a mouse yesterday!
  2. (computing) a computer mouse syn.
    Réttu mér músina.
    Give me the mouse.

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Irish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from English moose, from a Northeastern Algonquian language, ultimately from Proto-Algonquian *mo·swa,

Noun[edit]

mús m (genitive singular múis, nominative plural múis)

  1. moose (Alces americana)
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English mousse, from French mousse,

Noun[edit]

mús m (genitive singular múis, nominative plural múis)

  1. mousse
Declension[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
mús mhús not applicable
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • "mús" in Foclóir Gaeilge-Béarla, An Gúm, 1977, by Niall Ó Dónaill.
  • Entries containing “mús” in English-Irish Dictionary, An Gúm, 1959, by Tomás de Bhaldraithe.
  • Entries containing “mús” in New English-Irish Dictionary by Foras na Gaeilge.