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Finnish adj : of or relating to or characteristic of Finland or the people of Finland; "Finnish architecture" n : the official language of Finland; belongs to the Baltic Finnic family of languages [syn: Suomi]

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  • /ˈfɪnɪʃ/
  • /"fInIS/



  1. Of or pertaining to Finland.
  2. Of or pertaining to the Finnish language.


Finnish (adjective)
  • Catalan: finès, finlandès
  • Croatian: finski
  • Czech: finský
  • Danish: finsk
  • Dutch: Fins
  • Estonian: soome (1)
  • Finnish: suomalainen, suomenkielinen (of language)
  • French: finlandais
  • German: finnisch
  • Greek: φινλανδικός
  • Hungarian: finn
  • Icelandic: finnskur
  • Interlingua: finnese
  • Italian: finlandese
  • Persian: (fanlândi)
  • Polish: fiński
  • Portuguese: finlandês
  • Romanian: finlandez
  • Russian: финский (fínskij), финляндский (finljándskij)
  • Slovene: finski
  • Spanish: finlandés, finés
  • Swedish: finsk
  • Turkish: Fin
  • Vietnamese: thuộc Phần-lan


  1. 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).


Finnish (language)

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Extensive Definition

Finnish may refer to:

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  • Finnic peoples and their languages, including Finnish and Estonian
  • finish
Finnish in Italian: Finlandese
Finnish in Portuguese: Finlandês
Finnish in Simple English: Finnish
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