Information about the word moat (English → Esperanto: fosaĵo)

Part of speechcommon noun
Pronunciation/məʊt/
Hyphenationmoat
Pluralmoats

Usage samples

His city of Babylon covered more than three square miles, surrounded by moats and ringed by a double circuit of walls.

Translations

Afrikaanssloot
Czechpříkop
Dutchgracht
Esperantofosaĵo; foso
Frenchfossé
GermanGraben
Latinfossa
Portuguesecava; fossa
Saterland FrisianDobbe; Graab; Grääfte; Sloot
Spanishzanja
Swedishdike
West Frisiandobbe; sleat