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heimo

See also: Heimo

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Proto-Finnic *šaim-, from Baltic šaim-, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱoimo- or *tḱoimo-. Cognates include English home and Swedish hem. Related to Estonian hõim.

NounEdit

heimo

  1. tribe
  2. (taxonomy) family

DeclensionEdit