ūļ

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Livonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Common Finnic-Sámi term. Possibly of common Uralic origin. Compare Khanty [script needed] ‎(lul, mouth).[1]

Noun[edit]

ūļ

  1. lip
    • Tiit-Rein Viitso, Valts Ernštreits (2012–2013), Līvõkīel-ēstikīel-lețkīel sõnārōntõz, Tartu, Rīga: TÜ, LVA
      ūļi nūolõ
      to lick lips
      ta vȭidab tuoizõn mietā ūl pǟlõ siz, ku touzõb
      he is spreading honey on another's lips, that's when he's tricking you

Declension[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Metsmägi, Iris; Sedrik, Meeli; Soosaar, Sven-Erik (2012) Eesti etümoloogiasõnaraamat, Tallinn: Eesti Keele Instituut, ISBN 978-9985-79-478-4