Otter vs Waitoreke - What's the difference?

otter | waitoreke |


As a proper noun otter

is a river whose source in the blackdown hills, somerset, and which flows into lyme bay in english channel.

As a noun waitoreke is

a cryptid of new zealand, said to resemble an otter or beaver.

otter

English

(wikipedia otter)

Etymology 1

From (etyl) (m), from (etyl) . More etymology under English water.

Noun

(en noun)
  • Any aquatic or marine carnivorous mammal, member of the family Mustelidae , which also includes weasels, polecats, badgers, and others.
  • (gay slang) A hairy man with a slender physique, in contrast with a bear, who is more broadly set
  • Derived terms
    * otterless * otterish * otterlike * ottery * sea otter

    Etymology 2

    Noun

    (-)
  • (obsolete) Annatto.
  • (Webster 1913)

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    waitoreke

    English

    Noun

    (waitoreke) (wikipedia waitoreke)
  • A cryptid of New Zealand, said to resemble an otter or beaver.