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Etymologies

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From Middle French mors, from Latin morsus ("bite; clasp"), from mordere ("to bite").

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Origin uncertain. Compare Russian морж (morzh, "walrus"), Saami morša, Finnish mursu (all attested later).

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  • It Just So happens that I love the Kipper.

    June 26, 2008

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    June 26, 2008

  • I was surprised today to be the first to list Mowgli. Have we no fans of Kipling?

    June 26, 2008

  • I was very surprised to find out that this word was not on Wordie yet (June 2008). There is still hope, bilby.

    June 26, 2008