Origin of mut2
- a dog, especially a mongrel.
- a stupid or foolish person; simpleton.
Origin of mutt
Examples from the Web for mut
Contemporary Examples of mut
For Selman, Mut'ah is simply "a permission from God to have sexual relations."
Like permanent marriages in Islam, Mut'ah marriages are only allowed with other Muslims, Christians, and Jews.
He says Mut'ah leads to abandonment of pregnant women, unwanted babies, and destroys the purpose and sanctity of marriage.
Historical Examples of mut
If ever he teases you I'll mut'ny, and never help him to rig a boat agen.The Little Skipper
George Manville Fenn
To his right was the statue of Mut, the Mother of all things.Moon of Israel
H. Rider Haggard
Lydgate has: 'And also clos and mut as a stone;' Siege of Thebes, pt.Chaucer's Works, Volume 2 (of 7)
The great female counterpart of Amen-Ra was Mut, the 'world-mother.'Myths and Legends of Ancient Egypt
Hence she is identified with Mut, the mother-goddess of Thebes.
- printing another word for em (def. 1)
Word Origin for mut
- an inept, ignorant, or stupid person
- a mongrel dog; cur
Word Origin for mutt
1901, "stupid or foolish person," American English, probably a shortening of muttonhead (1803); meaning "a dog," especially "a mongrel" is from 1904, originally simply a term of contempt, but perhaps this is a separate word of unknown derivation.