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kirkonkirja

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

kirkon (church's) +‎ kirja (book), calque of Swedish kyrkbok (parish register)

NounEdit

kirkonkirja

  1. (historical) parish register, church records; often used in plural, especially when not referring to any specific volumen of the register (book, held in a parish church, in which baptisms, marriages and burials are recorded)

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