Last modified on 16 August 2014, at 15:58

välittää

See also: valittaa

FinnishEdit

(index vä)

EtymologyEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: vä‧lit‧tää
  • IPA(key): /ˈvælitːæː(ʔ)/

VerbEdit

välittää

  1. (transitive) To transmit, convey, forward, pass on.
    Välitin viestin puhelimitse.
    I passed the message on by phone.
  2. (transitive) To supply, provide, procure, act as an agent in something.
  3. (transitive) To (inter)mediate, arbitrate.
  4. (intransitive, + elative) To take care of, handle, deal with, worry about, bother oneself about, trouble oneself about.
    Älä valita, koska minä en välitä.
    Do not complain, because I do not care.
  5. (intransitive, + elative) To care for/about, like, be fond of.

ConjugationEdit

SynonymsEdit

  • (to supply, provide, procure, act as an agent) hankkia
  • (to (inter)mediate, arbitrate) sovitella
  • (to take care of, handle, deal with) huolehtia (+ elative), (to worry about, bother/trouble oneself about) olla huolissaan (+ elative)
  • (to care for/about, like, be fond of) pitää, tykätä

Derived termsEdit