varvas

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

varvas (genitive varba, partitive varvast)

  1. toe

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Finnish[edit]

(index va)

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from varpa (twig), which is also the origin of varpu. Ingrian, Estonian and Karelian languages have the exact same word. Cognates include Veps barbas, Votic varvaz and Livonian varbāz.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈʋɑrʋɑs]
  • Hyphenation: var‧vas

Noun[edit]

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varvas

  1. toe

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004). Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja. Juva: WSOY. ISBN 951-0-27108-X.