Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Southwestern U.S. A man who helps with a pack train or serves as a porter.
  • n. Southwestern U.S. An assistant.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a male servant, especially an attendant to a bullfighter

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A man-servant.

Etymologies

Spanish, boy, servant, mozo, from Old Spanish moço.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Spanish mozo. (Wiktionary)

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