"puss" in Icelandic ? Swedish ?

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at YAHOO.COM
Sat Aug 20 22:33:45 UTC 2005

Fascinating.  Will hedge my etymology in true academic style.

Once again, Doug, thanks.


"Douglas G. Wilson" <douglas at NB.NET> wrote:
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The "Alternative Dictionaries" site also includes Icelandic "pussa", making
two on-line entries for this anatomic word to my knowledge.

-- Doug Wilson

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