zemmi

noun zem·mi \ˈzemē\
variants: or

zemni

\-mnē\

Definition of zemmi

plural

-s

  1. :  a large eastern European mole rat (Spalax typhlus)

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Origin and Etymology of zemmi

Russian dialect (shchenyuk) zemny, literally, earth puppy, from shchenyuk puppy + zemny of earth, from zemlya earth; akin to Latin humus earth — more at humble


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