mozo

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See also: Mozo, mōzõ, možo, and móžo

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish mozo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈməʊzəʊ/, /ˈmoθo/

Noun[edit]

mozo (plural mozos)

  1. A male servant, especially an attendant to a bullfighter.
    • 1992: When he rode up to the gerente’s house that morning he was accompanied by four friends and by a retinue of mozos and two packanimals saddled with hardwood kiacks, one empty, the other carrying their noon provisions. — Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

mozo

  1. moose

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain origin, probably ultimately identical with muchacho (cf. mocho), or from Latin musteus (must-like, of new wine, fresh), from musteum, from mustum.

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Noun[edit]

mozo m (plural mozos, feminine moza)

  1. boy, lad
  2. servant, waiter, steward, manservant (in feminine: girl, maidservant)
  3. cat

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Adjective[edit]

mozo (feminine singular moza, masculine plural mozos, feminine plural mozas)

  1. young; unmarried

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