Last modified on 5 August 2014, at 13:46

aivot

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *ajŋi. Cognates include Hungarian agy.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ai‧vot

NounEdit

aivot pl

  1. (anatomy, always plural) brain

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Usage notesEdit

  • The singular is used in modern standard Finnish only as modifier in compound terms (always in nominative) and in some colloquial/slang expressions, notably in ottaa aivoon (to piss of, to be pissed off).

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