What does Finnish mean?

Definitions for Finnish
ˈfɪn ɪʃFinnish

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Finnish.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Finnish, Suomiadjective

    the official language of Finland; belongs to the Baltic Finnic family of languages

  2. Finnishadjective

    of or relating to or characteristic of Finland or the people of Finland

    "Finnish architecture"


  1. Finnishadjective

    Of or pertaining to Finland.

  2. Finnishadjective

    Of or pertaining to the Finnish language.

  3. Finnishnoun

    The Finno-Ugric language spoken by the majority of the people living in Finland, one of the two official languages of the country (the other is Swedish).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Finnishadjective

    of or pertaining to Finland, to the Finns, or to their language

  2. Finnishnoun

    a Northern Turanian group of languages; the language of the Finns

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Finnish in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Finnish in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of Finnish in a Sentence

  1. Laura Nordstrom:

    Finland’s membership, already an E.U. member state and not an ex-Soviet country, would be seen less a problem for Russia. At least Russia has not indicated publicly that Finland would be an equal threat. But this is in the heart of the fears of the Finnish debate on the membership.

  2. Timo Miettinen:

    People have been saying it's the best thing to happen to the international reputation of Finland, there is a sense of pride -- at least among Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin supporters and people who support Finnish Prime Minister Sanna Marin coalition parties.

  3. Ilkka Ruostetsaari:

    Sipila is rather impatient, he isn't used to long negotiations with the unions, for example, which is the custom in Finnish politics. He leads with a company executive style, moving ahead quickly.

  4. Petteri Orpo:

    We are seen as an arrogant party. We have to rebuild the trust between the NCP and Finnish citizens.

  5. Mikael Pentikainen:

    This pact does not fix the structural problems in the Finnish economy.

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    based on or subject to individual discretion or preference or sometimes impulse or caprice
    • A. soft-witted
    • B. eminent
    • C. arbitrary
    • D. adscripted

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