fluier

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Fuller form in dialectal fluieră, from Latin flātūrālis (adj.) ‘blowing’, from flātūra ‘act of blowing’. Compare Aromanian fluiarã. Borrowed as Albanian flojere, Greek φλογέρα (flogéra).

NounEdit

fluier n

  1. whistle; pipe (a sort of flute)

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Last modified on 10 January 2014, at 19:30