astinlauta etymology

Finnish word astinlauta comes from Finnish astin (A step (of stairs).), Finnish lauta

Detailed word origin of astinlauta

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
astin Finnish (fin) A step (of stairs).
lauta Finnish (fin) (colloquial) A woman who has small breasts.. A board (long, wide and thin piece of sawn timber).. An element in many compound words, where the English equivalent is "board" (The Finnish equivalent for "board" may also be taulu or levy). These compounds can be shortened to plain lauta, if there is no danger of confusion.
astinlauta Finnish (fin) Running board (narrow board serving as a step beneath the doors of some cars). Stepping stone (something used as a way to progress to something or somewhere).

Words with the same origin as astinlauta

Descendants of lauta