gemsi

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Etymology[edit]

A metathetic vocalization of GSM (Global System for Mobile communications).

Originally the word for a lamb who has been separated from its mother, the word fell into disuse until the emergence of the GSM telephone. (Source : Muu Nýmjólk Facts.)

Noun[edit]

gemsi m

  1. (slang) cell, mobile phone

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