Word derivation for "timid" :
Basque = herabe, Finnish = arka
Miresua = areke
Another Basque word for timid is lotsati. Another Finnish word for timid is pelokas.
The word timid appears three times in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. In addition, timidly occurs nine times.
Alice felt so desperate that she was ready to ask help of any one; so, when the Rabbit came near her, she began, in a low, timid voice, "If you please, sir--" The Rabbit started violently, dropped the white kid gloves and the fan, and skurried away into the darkness as hard as he could go.