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tarusa f. (Noun) (Asturian, Leon, Palencia, and Zamora) "quoits"
A traditional game played by throwing discs at wooden stakes. Origin unknown but possibly from a pre-Roman language *-tar-u- meaning "wooden stake" (cf. tarugo, which is suspected to be from Iberian, and possibly tara (2) - although evidence suggests that, as a word, tara developed in the Canary Islands).
Indo-European
Romance
Asturian tarusa