Word derivation for "wilderness":
Basque = eremu, Finnish = erämaa
Miresua = erämu
My previous Miresua conlang word for wilderness was eruma. A change to end this word in -U.
I couldn't find the word wilderness in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, but I found it in Through the Looking-glass.
"I only wanted to see what the garden was like, your Majesty--"
"That's right," said the Queen, patting her on the head, which Alice didn't like at all, "though, when you say 'garden,'--I'VE seen gardens, compared with which this would be a wilderness."