Surprising cognates

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Re: Surprising cognates

Post by GrandPiano » Tue 07 Aug 2018, 17:15

:eng: puppy and :eng: puppet

Puppy is likely from Middle French poupée "doll, toy", and puppet is apparently from Middle French poupette, the diminutive of poupée.
:eng: - Native
:chn: - B2
:esp: - A2
:jpn: - A2
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