henki

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *henki, from Proto-Uralic *čeŋke.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: hen‧ki
  • Rhymes: renki

NounEdit

henki

  1. Breath.
    Sinun henkesi haisee.
    Your breath stinks.
  2. Spirit, ghost.
    Pyhä Henki the Holy Ghost
  3. Life (only when its safety is questioned).
    Henkesi on vaarassa.
    Your life is in danger.
  4. Person.
    Neljän hengen hytti.
    A cabin for four persons.
  5. Steam
  6. Warmth

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VerbEdit

henki

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of henkiä.

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Last modified on 2 April 2014, at 19:37