pupik

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Greenlandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

pupik (plural pupiit)

  1. mushroom, toadstool, fungus

Derived terms[edit]


Inuktitut[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the root pu- for "protuberance on a surface" and the morpheme -pik for "alone by itself" [1]

Noun[edit]

pupik (??? please provide Latin spelling!)

  1. mushroom

References[edit]

  1. ^ Louis-Jacques Dorais, "The Language of the Inuit: Syntax, Semantics, and Society in the Arctic", McGill-Queen's Press (2014) ISBN 9780773581760 ; pp.137