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EstonianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic [Term?], cognate to Finnish vankkuri. Possibly a Germanic loan, compare dialectal Swedish vangen (carriage).

NounEdit

vanker (genitive vankri, partitive vankrit)

  1. carriage, cart
  2. rook (chess)

DeclensionEdit

See alsoEdit

Chess pieces in Estonian · malendid (see also: male) (layout · text)
           
kuningas lipp vanker oda ratsu ettur