inhimillinen

FinnishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From the same root as ihminen, which was spelled inhiminen in the 16th century.[1] Compare inehmo.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈinç̞imilːinen]
  • Hyphenation: in‧hi‧mil‧li‧nen

AdjectiveEdit

inhimillinen (comparative inhimillisempi, superlative inhimillisin)

  1. human
    Erehtyminen on inhimillistä.
    To err is human.
  2. humane
    Turvapaikanhakija ansaitsee inhimillisen kohtelun.
    An asylum seeker deserves humane treatment.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004). Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja. Juva: WSOY. ISBN 951-0-27108-X.
Last modified on 13 April 2014, at 05:56