Aallotar

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From aallotar (water nymph). Used since 19th century.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɑːlːotɑr]
  • Hyphenation: Aal‧lo‧tar

Proper noun[edit]

Aallotar

  1. A female given name.
    • 1849 Kalevala (Translation 1988 by Eino Friberg) 48:127-130:
      Sinull' on rytinen paita, / Merenvaahtivaippa päällä, / Tuulen tyttären tekemä, / Aallottaren antelema:
      You have on a shirt of rushes / And you wear a sea-foam bodice / Which was woven by the Windmaid, / Given by the Wavemaid to you.

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