lujvo

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From Lojban.

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lujvo ‎(plural lujvo)

  1. (Lojban grammar) A compound Lojban word, made up of several gismu(root words) in their rafsi(abbreviated) form, joined together.

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EtymologyEdit

lujvo is derived from the gismu pluja(complex) and the gismu valsi(word).

Etymologically, lujvo is a portmanteau of two Lojban words ( luj is the rafsi(abbreviation/affix/combining form) of the gismu(root word) pluja(complex)) combined with the portmanteau-form vo of the gismu(root word) valsi(a word) [1].

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lujvo ‎(rafsi luv or jvo)

  1. (grammar) x1 is a compound predicate word with meaning x2 and arguments x3 built from metaphor (tanru) x4.

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  1. ^ Etymologies are publicly listed on the official website.