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mura

[moo r-uh] /ˈmʊər ə/
noun
1.
(in Japan) a village; hamlet.
Origin of mura
From Japanese

Mur

[moo r] /mʊər/
noun
1.
a river in S central Austria, NE Slovenia, and N Croatia, flowing NE and SE to the Drava River. 300 miles (483 km) long.
Also, Mura [moo r-uh] /ˈmʊər ə/ (Show IPA).
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  • mura, he said, my life and yours have been too full of errors and of sorrow.

    Marie Tarnowska

    Annie Vivanti
  • I will help you, mura, whether you wish it or not; I will save you in spite of yourself.

    Marie Tarnowska

    Annie Vivanti
  • Is it not wickedness, mura, to throw away one's life as you do?

    Marie Tarnowska

    Annie Vivanti
  • Father, dear, if you want your little mura to be happy, you must let her marry Vassili.

    Marie Tarnowska

    Annie Vivanti
  • mura did not even nod, but squeezed by the Salarik and pressed the lock.

    Plague Ship Andre Norton
  • What do you know about that plant mura grows in the hydro—the one called 'catnip'?

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  • But he and mura had been with the youngster every minute that he had been in the hydro.

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  • Only mura, who knew this garden as he knew his own cabin, could have differentiated between them.

    Plague Ship Andre Norton
  • Therefore the people of the day called that place Omo no ki no mura.

  • mura had seven thousand sons (not seven, as stated in the Bhagavata).

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