heitin

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

heittää (to throw) +‎ -in

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhe̞itin/
  • Hyphenation: hei‧tin
  • Rhymes: -eitin, -tin

NounEdit

heitin

  1. launcher (device that throws something)
  2. trap (device that slings clay pigeons in the air in trapshooting)
  3. projector (in certain compounds, see e.g. piirtoheitin)
  4. mortar (short of kranaatinheitin - an indirect fire weapon)

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VerbEdit

heitin

  1. First-person singular indicative past form of heittää.

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Last modified on 28 April 2013, at 12:39