lehmä

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Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From earlier *lešmä, cognate to Estonian lehm, probably also to Mordvinic words meaning "horse" (Erzya лишме (lišme)). Ultimate origin unknown.

Noun[edit]

lehmä

  1. cow (female of Bos primigenius taurus)
  2. any female ruminant; often with a modifier
    hirvilehmä = doe
  3. (derogatory) heifer (ugly or objectionable woman)

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Karelian[edit]

Noun[edit]

lehmä

  1. cow

Votic[edit]

Noun[edit]

lehmä

  1. cow