What prevents Othello from naming "the cause" for his intended murder of Desdemona?

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Othello will not name the cause because he feels that the crime (adultery)Desdemona has commited is too terrible to speak it aloud. He blames the cause on Desdemona, rather than on his own jealousy. It is a prideful act.