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vuovdi

Northern SamiEdit

EtymologyEdit

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From Proto-Samic *vuovtē, from Pre-Samic *awta, from Proto-Germanic *auþaz, from Proto-Indo-European *aut(i)o- (forlorn, deserted), from Proto-Indo-European *aw(e)-.

NounEdit

vuovdi

  1. forest
  2. seller, vendor

InflectionEdit