From Middle English moot, mot, ȝemot, from Old English mōt, ġemōt, from Proto-Germanic *mōtą, from Proto-Indo-European *meh₂d-. Cognate with Scots mut, mote, Low German Mööt ("meeting"), Moot, archaic Dutch moet, Danish møde ("meeting"), Swedish möte ("meeting"), Norwegian møte ("meeting"), Icelandic mót ("meeting, tournament, meet"). Related to meet.
From Middle English moten ("to speak, talk, converse, discuss"), from Old English mōtian ("to speak, converse, discuss"). See also mutter (which is a frequentative of moot).
From Dutch moot ("piece")
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