tupakansytytin

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Accusative of tupakka (tobacco, cigarette) + sytytin (lighter)

NounEdit

tupakansytytin

  1. (informal) A cigarette lighter

DeclensionEdit

Usage notesEdit

Normally a cigarette lighter is simply called sytytin (lighter), just as in English. Savukkeensytytin is regarded as the correct standard language term.

SynonymsEdit

Last modified on 26 September 2013, at 00:51