Taken at its word:mot, “word,” frommutum, an emitted sound deprived of sense, the noise produced by formingmu.
Mutmut facere: to murmur, to mutter—muzo, to domu,mu, to saym.
Not saying a word: just m ormu,muttio,mugio, to moo,munjami,mojami.
Muteness,motus, to become mute [amuir], disappearance of a phoneme [amuissement]: of the t at the end of the wordmot.
Kindred sound:mormuro,marmarah,murmeti,murmeln, murmur.
Falsely kindred root:motus, motion, movement of the lips, emotion.
Mumble, mutter, grumble,mussitare[“to grumble”; in its transitive form, to keep quiet about...