baeoliin

MarshalleseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English violin, from Italian violino, diminutive form of viola with diminutive suffix -ino. Italian viola is possibly from Old Occitan viola, ultimately from Medieval Latin *vitula (stringed instrument).

PronunciationEdit

  • (phonetic) IPA(key): [pˠɑːɛ̯ɔːlʲiːnʲ], (enunciated) [pˠɑ ɛ̯ɔ lʲiinʲ]
  • (phonemic) IPA(key): /pˠæɰjɛwlʲijinʲ/
  • Bender phonemes: {bahyewliyin}

NounEdit

baeoliin (construct form baeoliinin, person noun ri-baeoliin)

  1. a violin

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