tikku

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: tik‧ku
  • IPA(key): /ˈtikːu/

NounEdit

tikku

  1. A splinter
  2. A sliver
  3. A chip (of wood)
  4. A stick

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Usage notesEdit

Translation "stick" is often a false friend, especially in case of small, thin pieces of wood, which are generally called tikku in Finnish . In comparison with tikku, a stick is usually a relatively large piece of wood.

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Last modified on 25 February 2014, at 18:43