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hyvä

FinnishEdit

(index hy)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *hüvä, from Proto-Uralic *šeŋä. Cognates include Estonian hea and Veps hüvä and Sami savvit or Erzyan чив (čiv). Possibly of Indo-Iranian origin.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

hyvä  (comparative parempi, superlative paras or parhain or parahin)

  1. good (all the meanings: inspiring positive reactions; morally good; good by one's skills)
  2. desirable, advisable

DeclensionEdit

AntonymsEdit

  • (inspiring positive reactions; morally good) paha
  • (regarding skills) huono

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Related termsEdit

(Relative quality adjectives) paha, huono, kehno, heikkolaatuinen, tyydyttävä, sopiva, kohtalainen, hyvä, erittäin, hyvä, erinomainen, mainio, loistava, virheetön

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