LivviEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *oppidak (to learn). Cognates include Finnish oppia and Estonian õppida.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈopːie̯/
  • Hyphenation: op‧pie

VerbEdit

oppie

  1. (transitive) to try, taste, try on, touch
  2. (intransitive) to cast a protective spell

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Tatjana Boiko (2019) Suuri Karjal-Venʹalaine Sanakniigu (livvin murreh) [The Big Karelian-Russian dictionary (Livvi dialect)], 2nd edition, →ISBN, page 194