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Albanian

Noun

mot m.

  1. weather
  2. next year

Dutch

Etymology

Compare English moth, German Motte, Old English moþþe.

Pronunciation

Noun

mot f. (plural motten, diminutive motje, plural diminutive motjes)

  1. nocturnal butterfly-like insect: moth
  2. a slap, a blow, a hit (physical aggression with hands or fists)
  3. a quarrel, tiff

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French

Etymology

Low [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] muttum (sound), from muttire (mutter, make a mu-noise), of imitative origin.

Pronunciation

Noun

mot m. (plural mots)

  1. word

Norwegian

Noun

mot n. (definite singular motet)

  1. (singulare tantum) courage

Preposition

mot

  1. to, towards
    Kjør mot byen = Drive towards town
  2. against, from
    En paraply skjermer deg mot regnet! = An umbrella protects you from the rain!
  3. against, versus
    Det var et kappløp mot tiden. = It was a race against time.

Old English

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

Inflected forms.

Verb

mōt

  1. First- and third-person singular present form of mōtan.

Etymology 2

Proto-Germanic *mōtom. Cognate with Old High German muot, Old Norse mót (Swedish möte).

Noun

mōt n.

  1. meeting, assembly
Declension
Singular Plural
nominative mōt mōt
accusative mōt mōt
genitive mōtes mōta
dative mōte mōtum



Swedish

Pronunciation

Noun

mot n.

Inflection for mot Singular Plural
neuter Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative mot motet mot moten
Genitive mots motets mots motens
  1. (chiefly Template loop detected: Template:context 2) interchange; a large junction where two or more roads meet.

Preposition

mot

  1. to, towards
    Kör mot stan = Drive towards town
  2. against
    Det där är mot lagen! = That’s against the law!
  3. versus

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