vuotaa

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Finnish[edit]

(index vu)

Etymology[edit]

Derives from the verb vuo, which in turn is a descendant from Proto-Uralic *uwa- (to flow).[1][2]

Verb[edit]

vuotaa

  1. (intransitive, e.g. of water) To leak, run, trickle, flow; to ooze, seep; to drip, drop.
  2. (intransitive, e.g. of information) To leak.
  3. (transitive) To leak (e.g. information).
  4. (intransitive) ~ verta = to bleed.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Kulonen, Ulla-Maija. Suomen Sanojen Alkuperä. Vol. 3. Helsinki: Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura, 2000. Print.
  2. ^ Aikio, Ante: On Germanic-Saami contacts and Saami prehistory. Helsinki: Suomalais-ugrilaisen Seuran Aikakauskirja, 2006. Print.