mulo

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English[edit]

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Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Romani mulo (dead (man)).[1]

Noun[edit]

mulo (plural mulos or muli)

  1. (in Roma folklore) A vampire.

Usage notes[edit]

Both plural forms, mulos and muli, are rare.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ronald Lee, Romani Dictionary: Kalderash - English

Anagrams[edit]

Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mulus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈmulo]
  • Rhymes: -ulo
  • Hyphenation: mu‧lo

Noun[edit]

mulo (accusative singular mulon, plural muloj, accusative plural mulojn)

  1. mule

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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

mulo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of mulir

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin mulus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmu.lo/
  • Rhymes: -ulo
  • Hyphenation: mù‧lo

Noun[edit]

mulo m (plural muli, feminine mula)

  1. mule

See also[edit]

Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

mūlō

  1. dative/ablative singular of mūlus

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin mūlus. Doublet of mu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -ulu
  • Hyphenation: mu‧lo

Noun[edit]

mulo m (plural mulos, feminine mula, feminine plural mulas)

  1. mule (offspring of male donkey and female horse)
    Synonyms: mu, muar

Romani[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Sauraseni Prakrit [Term?], from Ashokan Prakrit [Term?], from Sanskrit मृत (mṛta), from Proto-Indo-Iranian *mr̥tás (dead), from Proto-Indo-European *mr̥tós (dead), from *mer- (to die).

Adjective[edit]

mulo (feminine muli, plural mule)

  1. dead, deceased
    O Thagar si mulo! Te trail but o Thagar!The King is dead! Long live the King!

Noun[edit]

mulo m (plural mule)

  1. dead person, the deceased
  2. (folklore) ghost

Descendants[edit]

  • English: mulo
  • Limburgish: mol, moll

References[edit]

  • Turner, Ralph Lilley (1969–1985), “mulo”, in A Comparative Dictionary of the Indo-Aryan Languages, London: Oxford University Press, page 593
  • Yaron Matras (2002), “Historical and linguistic origins”, in Romani: A Linguistic Introduction[1], Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, →ISBN, page 31
  • Milena Hübschmannová (May 2002), “Mulo”, in ROMBASE Cultural Database[2], Prague, archived from the original on 2021-10-19

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Venetian, from Latin mūla.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mûːlo/
  • Hyphenation: mu‧lo

Noun[edit]

mȗlo m (Cyrillic spelling му̑ло)

  1. (regional) bastard (person who was born out of wedlock)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  • mulo” in Hrvatski jezični portal

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mūlus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈmulo/ [ˈmu.lo]
  • Rhymes: -ulo
  • Syllabification: mu‧lo

Noun[edit]

mulo m (plural mulos, feminine mula, feminine plural mulas)

  1. mule

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