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AlbanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From *dum-dum, root doubling of Proto-Albanian *dubna, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeubʰ-(to whisk, smoke, darken, obscure). Close to Old Norse dumbr(dumb), German dumm(dumb, stupid), Greek τυφλός(tyflós, blind), English deaf.

NounEdit

dudum m

  1. dumb, stupid, foolish person
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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From diū + dum.

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

dūdum ‎(not comparable)

  1. a short time ago, a little while ago, not long since
  2. before, formerly, previously

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