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 imitative Proto-Indo-European *bʰeHw- (to swell, puff). Also see German Bütte.

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Noun[edit]

buttis

  1. cask, barrel

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Further reading[edit]

  • Roberts, Edward A. (2014) A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the Spanish Language with Families of Words based on Indo-European Roots, Xlibris Corporation, →ISBN, page 749