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Volapük

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noun Vo·la·pük \ˈvō-lə-ˌpu̇k, ˈvä-\

Definition of Volapük

  1. :  an artificial international language based largely on English but with some root words from German, French, and Latin



Origin and Etymology of volapük

Volapük, literally, world's speech, from vola of the world (genitive of vol world, modification of English world) + pük speech, modification of English speak


First Known Use: 1885


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