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  • The next word on our list is adulteries or the Greek word moy-khi-ah which is very close to what follows the word translated fornications which is por-ni-ah.

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  • Mawi (pronounced "moy"), known for its eclectic, heirloom-style jewelry, even sells items from the past four years of collections in its archives section, while its blog announces sample sales and imparts crucial fashion gossip.

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  • Laura dearie, another form of address of note in Nfld is "my son" first syllable sounds like "moy" used between men reciprocally, as a sign of familiarity.

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  • A Russian legend sang “tak krasivo, moy lebed” “so beautiful, my swan,” as a young American skater soared and spiraled across a giant sheet of mirrored ice, re-imagining the iconic performance of Maya Plisetskaya as the Dying Swan.

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  • "Le monde est ennuyé de moy, et moy pareillement de luy," says Charles, Duke of Orléans, in a quotation on the frontispiece.

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  • Mrs. Moyse pronounced moy-EESE began her career as a violinist in the 1920s and performed across the European continent as a soloist and chamber musician.

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  • Instantly I kicked in a little Spanish, to their delight and as the conversation took shape, she volunteered that the way I speak Spanish “es moy dulce” and then amongst other things, we found out Balinese make approximately .25 per hour US.

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  • For example, to say something like "my chair was old" in Russian (moy stul bil' stariy), you'd need to make every word in the sentence agree in gender with "chair" (stul), which is masculine in Russian.

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