Last modified on 3 December 2014, at 15:17

leiby

KarelianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly from a Germanic language, compare German Laib. Cognate with Russian хлеб (xleb, bread), Estonian leib (bread), and Finnish leipä.

NounEdit

leiby (genitive leivän, partitive leibiä)

  1. bread