aivot

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *aynge. 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 primarily used only in colloquial sayings, such as ottaa aivoon + partitive, "to piss sb off". Elsewhere, the plural aivot is always used.

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Last modified on 4 March 2014, at 15:00