The word otter derives from the Old English word otor or oter. This, and cognate words in other Indo-European languages, ultimately stem from the Proto-Indo-European language root *wódr̥, which also gave rise to the English word "water".
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The smallest of all the otter species, the Asian Small-Clawed Otter weighs less than 50 grams at birth.re also born toothless, blind and nearly immobile, making them completely dependent on their mothers.