mose

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See also: Mose, Mosè, and Möse

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /moːsə/, [ˈmoːsə]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse mosi.

Noun[edit]

mose c (singular definite mosen, plural indefinite moser)

  1. bog (expanse of marshland)
  2. moor (region with poor, marshy soil, peat, and heath)
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Etymology 2[edit]

From German Low German mosen.

Verb[edit]

mose (imperative mos, infinitive at mose, present tense moser, past tense mosede, perfect tense har moset)

  1. mash (convert (something) into a mash)
  2. slog (to walk slowly, encountering resistance)
  3. zip (to move in haste)

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

mose

  1. Romanization of 𐌼𐍉𐍃𐌴

Middle English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English māse (titmouse); see English titmouse.

Noun[edit]

mose (plural moses)

  1. a small bird, a tit, titmouse, coalmouse
    • 1935 [c. 1250], J. H. G. Grattan and G. F. H. Sykes (eds.), The Owl and the Nightingale, poem attributed to Nicholas de Guildford:
      Ne myht þu leng a word iqueþe, Ac pipest al so doþ a mose
      You can make not a further word, But peep as does a titmouse

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia no

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mosi

Noun[edit]

mose m (definite singular mosen, indefinite plural moser, definite plural mosene)

  1. moss (plant in the Bryophyta family)
  2. (obsolete) a moor (region with poor, marshy soil, peat, and heath)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mosi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mose m (definite singular mosen, indefinite plural mosar, definite plural mosane)

  1. moss (plant in the Bryophyta family)

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Sotho[edit]

Noun[edit]

mose class 18 (uncountable)

  1. overseas

Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

mose

  1. plural of mosa