moho

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See also: Moho and mohó

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Maori moho.

Noun[edit]

moho (plural mohos)

  1. The North Island takahē, an extinct rail of New Zealand.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Hawaiian ‘ō‘ō, onomatopoeic from its call, via confusion of its name with the moho (rail).

Noun[edit]

moho (plural mohos)

  1. Synonym of oo.

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Phuthi[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Adverb[edit]

móhó

  1. together

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese mofo (mold, mildew), from Italian muffa (mould, mildew)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

moho m (plural mohos)

  1. mildew (US), mold, mould (UK, AU, CA)
  2. (dated) rust
    Synonyms: herrumbre, orín, óxido

Usage notes[edit]

  • Moho is a false friend, and does not mean moo. Spanish equivalents are shown in the "Translations" section of the English entry moo.