EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *iha < Pre-Finnic *iša, which is usually explained as a loanword from Proto-Indo-Iranian *Hišćáti (to wish, desire, seek) (whence Sanskrit इच्छति (iccháti)). Of the same origin as the root iha-, found in Finnish ihana (lovely), ihailla (to admire), and ihastua (to be delighted).[1]

NounEdit

iha (genitive iha, partitive iha)

  1. desire, yen, hunger

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ “Substrata Uralica. Studies on Finno-Ugrian Substrate in Northern Russian Dialects.”, in (Please provide the title of the work)[1], accessed 4 April 2015, archived from the original on 30 August 2017

FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈihɑ(ʔ)/, [ˈiɦɑ(ʔ)]

AdverbEdit

iha

  1. (colloquial) Alternative form of ihan

SynonymsEdit

  • ihan (standard Finnish)

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