burtă

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See also: burta and burtā

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Perhaps from Vulgar Latin *umbulita (small navel), clipped from Vulgar Latin *umbulicus, from Latin umbilīcus (navel), with [um] being reanalyzed as the feminine indefinite article o at some stage as same is evidenced by related Romanian buric. The latter may have provoked such analogy. On grounds of phonetic difficulties with considered Albanian bark, rather unlikely a substrate word.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbur.tə]
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

burtă f (plural burți)

  1. belly

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