buttis

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Found in Late Latin. Probably via Greek (compare Ancient Greek πυτίνη(putínē, flask), ultimately from the Proto-Indo-European *bʰeHw-(to swell, puff). Also see German Bütte.

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Particularly: “Citation/quote? Per TLFi[1] this is VL., but per RAE[2] at least a diminutive is attested in LL.”

Noun[edit]

buttis

  1. cask, barrel

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.cnrtl.fr/etymologie/bouteille
  2. ^ http://dle.rae.es/?id=5zCKr3H