mosca

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See also: Mosca and mósca

Aragonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

  1. fly (insect)

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin musca.

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural mosques)

  1. fly (insect)

Catalan[edit]

a mosca (a fly)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan mosca, from Latin musca, from a Proto-Indo-European root *mus-, *mu-, *mew-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural mosques)

  1. fly (insect)

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Galician[edit]

Galician Wikipedia has an article on:
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Galician Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Galician and Old Portuguese mosca, from Latin musca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

  1. fly (insect)
  2. (television) digital on-screen graphic

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References[edit]

  • mosca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios do galego medieval, SLI - ILGA 2006-2012.
  • mosca” in Xavier Varela Barreiro & Xavier Gómez Guinovart: Corpus Xelmírez - Corpus lingüístico da Galicia medieval. SLI / Grupo TALG / ILG, 2006-2016.
  • mosca” in Dicionario de Dicionarios da lingua galega, SLI - ILGA 2006-2013.
  • mosca” in Tesouro informatizado da lingua galega. Santiago: ILG.
  • mosca” in Álvarez, Rosario (coord.): Tesouro do léxico patrimonial galego e portugués, Santiago de Compostela: Instituto da Lingua Galega.

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin musca, from a Proto-Indo-European root *mus-, *mu-, *mew-. Compare Spanish and Italian mosca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural mosche)

  1. fly

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Leonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

  1. fly (insect)

References[edit]


Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Occitan mosca, from Latin musca.

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

  1. fly (insect)

Old Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin muscam, accusative of musca.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

  1. fly
    • c. 1250: Alfonso X, Lapidario, f. 31v.
      Et ſi tomaren cinco moſcas o ſiete ¬ les tollieren las cabeças ¬ las machucaren con eſta piedra. ¬ las puſieren ſobre la ferida dela bieſpa, ſana luego ¬ faz perder la dolor.
      And if the took five flies, or seven, and they took their heads and crushed them with this stone, and they put them on a wasp sting, it would then heal it and alleviate the pain.

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Descendants[edit]

  • Ladino: moshka (Latin spelling), מושקה(Hebrew spelling)
  • Spanish: mosca

Portuguese[edit]

mosca

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mosca, from Latin musca, from a Proto-Indo-European root *mus-, *mu-, *mew-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

  1. fly (insect)
  2. soul patch (narrow beard)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish mosca, from Latin musca, from a Proto-Indo-European root *mus-, *mu-, *mew-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

  1. fly (any insect of the order Diptera)
  2. (boxing) fly (boxing class)
  3. (television) digital on-screen graphic

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