See also: lahi

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic [Term?]. Finnic cognates include Estonian läheda (adjective), Livonian ležgõl (adverb), Livvi ľähekkäh (adverb) and Votic ľähen (adverb). Also cognate with Eastern Mari лишне (lišne).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlæhi/, [ˈlæɦi]
  • Hyphenation: lä‧hi

PrefixEdit

lähi- (comparative lähempi, superlative lähin)

  1. near, close

InflectionEdit

  • There is also a comparative lähempi and superlative lähin.
  • The cases of lähi- serve in Finnish only as adverbs.

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VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Related to Finnish lähi-.

PrefixEdit

lähi-

  1. close, near

Derived termsEdit

Category Veps words prefixed with lähi- not found