păpușă

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from a diminutive derivative of Latin pūpa (doll, puppet; girl) (cf. the Romanian suffix -ușă), or alternatively an expressive creation. Compare Aromanian pupushi.

Noun[edit]

păpușă f (plural păpuși)

  1. doll
  2. puppet
  3. pupa or nymph/larva in certain insects

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