haltija

FinnishEdit

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fi

EtymologyEdit

< hallita, pitää hallussaan (to command, hold, control the use of, maintain in one's possession)

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

haltija

  1. occupant (of a position); often used as head of compound term: toimenhaltija, viranhaltija
  2. (law) possessor (one who has control over, but not necessarily legal ownership of, an item of fixed or movable property)
  3. elf

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 10 April 2014, at 23:41