Posted: 24 June 2010 10:45 AM   [ Ignore ]
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This word has been adopted unchanged from Latin (where it is also known as colustra and colustrum). The Latin word is claimed to be of unknown origin. Did the first milk of an animal also have a special name in other languages of Antiquity, for instance Greek and Etruscan?