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EtymologyEdit

From Old High German flōh, from Proto-Germanic *flauhaz, from Proto-Indo-European *plówkos, a variant of *plúsis (flea). Compare German Floh, Low German Flo, Dutch vlo, English flea, Icelandic fló.

NounEdit

פֿלוי (floym, plural פֿליי(fley)

  1. flea