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Finnish

adjective Finn·ish \ ˈfi-nish \

Definition of Finnish

: of, relating to, or characteristic of Finland, the Finns, or Finnish

First Known Use of finnish

1699

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Finnish

noun

Definition of Finnish

: the Finno-Ugric language of the Finns

First Known Use of finnish

circa 1845

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FINNISH Defined for English Language Learners

Finnish

Definition of Finnish for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to Finland, its people, or the Finnish language


Finnish

Definition of Finnish for English Language Learners

  • : the chief language of the people of Finland


FINNISH Defined for Kids

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Finnish

adjective Finn·ish \ ˈfi-nish \

Definition of Finnish for Students

: relating to Finland, its people, or the Finnish language

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Finnish

noun

Definition of Finnish for Students

: the language of the Finns


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