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*mō-, *mə-

Meanings

1.
being strong willed, striving toward
(This root is only mentioned in German sources, but based on those, it is the origin of English "mood" and the Latin based "moral". )

Word Family

Root: *mō-, *mə-

This root is not 100% certain and it is only mentioned in German sources, but not in English ones.

The core idea of the root (if it existed) was something along the lines of:

being string willed, striving towards

It is thought to be the origin of the Latin mōs, which was a strong custom or will, and which is the origin of moral.
The other likely English relative is mood.

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