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"The clever weasel sits on the floor."

Translation:Mustela callida in pavimento sedet.

December 14, 2019

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Mūstēla weasel • Mūs mouse, rat • From Proto-Italic mūs, from PIE múh₂s. • Cognates include Ancient Greek μῦς (mûs), Sanskrit मूष्(mūṣ), Old English mūs (English mouse), Proto-Slavic myšь (Russian мышь (myšʹ))

CallidaCallidus cunning, sly, crafty, wise, clever, ingenious • From Calleō +‎ -idus. • From Callum (“hardened skin; callousness”) +‎ -eō, possibly via an older lost adjective callus (“hard”)

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