mus

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See also: Mus, muş, mūs, mús, müs, mûs, Muś, mus', mus., muS, MUS, Muş, -mus, and -muš

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus

  1. plural of mu

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch muts, from Middle Dutch mutse.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus (plural musse)

  1. soft brimless hat, tuque

Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier mux, probably from French mouche (fly).[1] However, compare musu (kiss).[2][3]

Noun[edit]

mus inan

  1. (card games) A traditional Basque card game.

References[edit]

  1. ^ mus” in Diccionario de la lengua española, Vigésima tercera edición, Real Academia Española, 2014.
  2. ^ casino.es
  3. ^ Larramendi, Manuel (1754): Corografía de Guipuzcoa

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mús, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus c (singular definite musen, plural indefinite mus)

  1. mouse (animal)
  2. mouse (for a computer)

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Dutch[edit]

Een paar mussen op een geliefde voederplaats. — A couple of sparrows on a favourite foraging location.
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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch mussche, from Old Dutch musca, from Latin muscio, derived from musca (fly).

Cognate with Limburgish mösj, Central Franconian Mösch, Mesch, Luxembourgish Mësch.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /mʏs/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: mus
  • Rhymes: -ʏs

Noun[edit]

mus f (plural mussen, diminutive musje n)

  1. sparrow, bird of the family Passeridae, especially of the genus Passer and a few smaller genera

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: mossie
  • Papiamentu: mùs

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mus

  1. first-person singular past historic of mouvoir
  2. second-person singular past historic of mouvoir

Participle[edit]

mus

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of mouvoir

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus (plural muses)

  1. mouse
    Synonym: mure

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Italic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *múh₂s. Cognates include Ancient Greek μῦς (mûs), Sanskrit मूष् (mū́ṣ), Old English mūs (English mouse), Proto-Slavic *myšь (Russian мышь (myšʹ)).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mūs m or f (genitive mūris); third declension

  1. a mouse, rat
  2. the sea mouse (Aphrodita aculeata)
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Inflection[edit]

Third-declension noun (i-stem).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative mūs mūrēs
Genitive mūris mūrium
Dative mūrī mūribus
Accusative mūrem mūrēs
mūrīs
Ablative mūre mūribus
Vocative mūs mūrēs

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Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • mus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • mus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • mus in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • mus in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • mus in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray

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Lithuanian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mùs

  1. (first-person plural) accusative form of mes.

Maltese[edit]

Root
m-w-s
2 terms

Etymology[edit]

From Arabic مُوسًى(mūsan). Compare Moroccan Arabic موس(mūs) and Libyan Arabic موس(mūs).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus m (plural mwies)

  1. knife

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Mauritian Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French mouche

Noun[edit]

mus

  1. fly

References[edit]

  • Baker, Philip & Hookoomsing, Vinesh Y. 1987. Dictionnaire de créole mauricien. Morisyen – English – Français

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus

  1. Alternative form of mous

Northern Sami[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈmuːs/

Pronoun[edit]

mūs

  1. locative of mun

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mús.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus m or f (definite singular musen or musa, indefinite plural mus, definite plural musene)

  1. mouse (rodent)
  2. mouse (computing)
  3. (colloquial, vulgar, anatomy) pussy (female genitalia)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mús (nominative and accusative plurals mýss), from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s. The computing sense is a semantic loan from English mouse, a coinage.

Germanic cognates include Icelandic mús, Faroese mús, Danish mus, Swedish mus, German Maus, German Low German Muus, Dutch muis, and English mouse. Indo-European cognates include Albanian mi, Ancient Greek μῦς (mûs), Armenian մուկ (muk), Hindi मूस (mūs), Latin mūs, Persian موش, and Russian мышь (myšʹ).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus f (definite singular musa, indefinite plural mus or myser, definite plural musene or mysene)

  1. (rodent) mouse
  2. (colloquial, vulgar, anatomy) pussy (female genitalia)
  3. (computing) computer mouse

Usage notes[edit]

  • This noun is often used in compounds as a first part to emphasize little size.

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mūs f

  1. mouse
  2. muscle

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Old High German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *múh₂s.

Noun[edit]

mūs f

  1. mouse

Declension[edit]

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Old Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-West Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mūs f

  1. mouse

Declension[edit]


Descendants[edit]

  • Middle Low German: mûs

Old Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mús, from Proto-Germanic *mūs.

Noun[edit]

mūs f

  1. mouse

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Polish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From musieć.

Noun[edit]

mus m inan

  1. constraint, coercion, must
    Synonym: przymus
Declension[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From German Mousse, from French mousse.

Noun[edit]

mus m inan

  1. mousse
Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • mus in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • mus in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French mousse.

Noun[edit]

mus m (plural muși)

  1. cabin boy

Declension[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Basque mus.[1][2]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus m (uncountable)

  1. (card games) a card game that is very popular in Spain

References[edit]

  1. ^ www.casino.es/mus/historia-mus/
  2. ^ Larramendi, Manuel (1754): Corografía de Guipuzcoa

Further reading[edit]


Sranan Tongo[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English must.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mus

  1. (auxiliary) to have to, must

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Swedish mūs, from Old Norse mús, from Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *muh₂s (mouse).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus c

  1. mouse; small rodent of the genus Mus; especially species Mus musculus
  2. (computing) a computer mouse; an input device
  3. (colloquial) a pussy; female genitalia

Declension[edit]

Declension of mus 1, 2
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mus musen möss mössen
Genitive mus musens möss mössens
Declension of mus 3
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mus musen musar musarna
Genitive mus musens musars musarnas

Synonyms[edit]

female genitalia

Related terms[edit]

animal
computers

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Unami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Algonquian *mo·swa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus anim (plural musàk)

  1. elk, moose

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.


Westrobothnian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse mús from the Proto-Germanic *mūs, from Proto-Indo-European *mūs-.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mus f (definite singular musa, plural mösser or myster, definite plural mössren or mystren)

  1. (rodent) a mouse

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White Hmong[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Hmong-Mien *n-mʉŋ(X) (to go). Cognate with Iu Mien mingh.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

mus

  1. to go

Interjection[edit]

mus

  1. shoo!