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October 27, 2014

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Kevin Flynn

It should be noted that "moochin" (also written as "mwchin" by Thomas) is pronounced /ˈmʊxɪn/. It is -- as you say, but note the correct spelling -- an alteration of the Welsh "mochyn", pronounced /ˈmɔxɪn/, the singulative form of "moch" (pigs).

Virtual Linguist

Thank you for your informed comment, Kevin, and for reading.

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