Finn

noun \ ˈfin \

Definition of Finn

1 : a member of a people speaking Finnish or a Finnic language
2 a : a native or inhabitant of Finland
b : one who is of Finnish descent

Origin and Etymology of finn

Swedish Finne, from Old Swedish; akin to Old Norse Finnar Finns, Old English Finnas


FINN Defined for English Language Learners

Finn

noun

Definition of Finn for English Language Learners

  • : a person born, raised, or living in Finland


FINN Defined for Kids

Finn

noun \ ˈfin \

Definition of Finn for Students

: a person born or living in Finland


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