mosca

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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]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese mosca, from Latin musca.

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

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

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]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural mosche)

  1. fly

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Leonese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mosca f (plural moscas)

  1. fly (insect)

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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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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)

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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
  2. (boxing) fly (boxing class)
  3. (television) digital on-screen graphic

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