Luoravetlan

[ loo-awr-uh-vet-luh n, lwawr- ]
/ luˌɔr əˈvɛt lən, ˌlwɔr- /

noun

Also Lu·or·a·wet·lan [loo-awr-uh-wet-luh n, lwawr-] /luˌɔr əˈwɛt lən, ˌlwɔr-/.

Origin of Luoravetlan

< Chukchi ləjʔoravetlʔen a self-designation, said to mean literally “proper person” (or < a cognate Koryak word); see -an
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