merkki

FinnishEdit

(index me)

EtymologyEdit

Loaned from Old Swedish mærki, from Old Norse merki; compare Modern Swedish märke.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈme̞rk̟ːi]
  • Hyphenation: merk‧ki

NounEdit

merkki

  1. mark, sign
    Dollarin merkki tarkoittaa eri asioita eri ohjelmointikielissä.
    The dollar sign denotes different things in different programming languages.
  2. character
  3. symbol (character, glyph or material object representing an idea, concept or object)
    $ on dollarin merkki USA:ssa ja joissakin muissa maissa.
    $ is the symbol for dollars in the US and some other countries.
  4. circumstance
    Toivonkin että tapaamme pian haastattelun merkeissä.
    I hope that we will meet soon under the circumstances of an interview.

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Last modified on 2 April 2014, at 16:47