lyödä

FinnishEdit

(index ly)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *löödäk, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *lewi- (to throw) or *lexi- (to throw). Cognates include Estonian lööma, Komi лыйны (lyjny, to throw, to shoot), and Hungarian (to shoot)

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: lyö‧dä
  • Rhymes: syödä
  • IPA(key): /ˈlyødæ(ʔ)/

VerbEdit

lyödä

  1. (transitive) To hit, strike, knock.
  2. (transitive) To beat (also figuratively).
    Löin rumpuja kovaa.
    I beat the drums hard.
  3. (transitive) To hurl, chuck, pitch, heave.
  4. (intransitive):
    (of waves) to crash;
    (of a sail) to flap;
    (of knees) to knock;
    (of teeth) to chatter;
    (of a heart, rain) to pound, beat;
    (of an artery) to beat;
    (of lightning; of time) to strike;
    (of a sound) to ring
  5. (transitive) ~ rahaa = to mint/coin money.

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Last modified on 26 February 2014, at 01:48