Finnic

adjective
Finn·​ic | \ ˈfi-nik How to pronounce Finnic (audio) \

Definition of Finnic

1 : of or relating to the Finns
2 : of, relating to, or constituting the branch of the Finno-Ugric subfamily that includes Finnish, Estonian, and Sami

First Known Use of Finnic

1668, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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finnesko

Finnic

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“Finnic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Finnic. Accessed 16 May. 2022.

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