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  1. Greek language - Wikipedia

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    6 days ago · Greek has been spoken in the Balkan peninsula since around the 3rd millennium BC, or possibly earlier. The earliest written evidence is a Linear B clay tablet found in Messenia that dates to between 1450 and 1350 BC, making Greek the world's oldest recorded living language.

  2. Finnish language - Simple English Wikipedia, the free ...

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    Apr 30, 2021 · Estonians and Finns usually may understand each other, but their languages are very different. Even though Finnish and Hungarian are related languages, they do not look or sound similar. The Finnish and Hungarian languages separated a long time ago, and each language developed its own vocabulary. People who can speak Finnish cannot understand ...

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  4. Finnish mythology - Wikipedia

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    Apr 22, 2021 · Originally the name given by the Finns to the sky, the sky-god, and the supreme god. Later taivas and Ukko were used as the names for the sky and the sky-god. The word means god and was later used for the Christian God.

  5. Finnish diaspora - Wikipedia

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    Apr 29, 2021 · The Finnish diaspora consists of Finnish emigrants and their descendants, especially those that maintain some of the customs of their Finnish culture.Finns emigrated to the United Kingdom, The United States, France, Canada, Australia, Argentina, New Zealand, Sweden, Norway, Russia, Germany, Israel and Brazil.

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    4 days ago · Wikipedia finns idag tillgänglig på 321 [14] olika språk. 275 språkversioner hade i april 2021 över ettusen artiklar, och 18 språk hade då fler än en miljon artiklar, övriga sidor borträknade. [15]

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    Apr 29, 2021 · Hubris (/ ˈ h juː b r ɪ s /, from ancient Greek ὕβρις) describes a personality quality of extreme or excessive pride or dangerous overconfidence, often in combination with (or synonymous with) arrogance.

  8. Lists of people by nationality - Wikipedia

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    Apr 19, 2021 · Excluding those ethnicities represented above, delineating notable according to their ethnic origin, e.g., Hispanics. For further information on appropriate categorisation, please refer to the discussion page.

  9. Finland - Wiktionary

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    Etymology

    Ultimately, from Old Norse Finnland. Compare Old English Finna land (“Finland”, literally “land of the Fins”).

    Pronunciation

    1. (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈfɪn.lənd/

    Proper noun

    Finland (usually uncountable, plural Finlands) 1. (geography) One of the Nordic countries, having borders with Sweden, Norway and Russia. Official name: Republic of Finland.quotations ▼ 1.1. For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:Finland.

    Proper noun

    Finland 1. Finland

    Alternative forms

    1. Finlandt (obsolete)

    Etymology

    Borrowed and first attested in the 16th century Dutch translation of Olaus Magnus Historia de Gentibus Septentrionalibusby Cornelius Grapheus, but whether it was borrowed from Latin or a Germanic translation, e.g. Swedish, Low German or High German, is uncertain.

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /ˈfɪn.lɑnt/ 2. (Netherlands) 3. Hyphenation: Fin‧land 4. Rhymes: -ɪnlɑnt

    Pronunciation

    1. IPA(key): /fɪnlɑn/

    Proper noun

    Finland 1. Finland

    Etymology

    From Old Norse Finnland.

    Pronunciation

    1. (Central Sweden) IPA(key): /ˈfɪnˌland/, [ˈfɪnːˌl̪and] 2. (Finland) IPA(key): /ˈfinlɑnd/ 3. (Central Sweden)

    Proper noun

    Finland n (genitive Finlands) 1. Finland

  10. Finnish - Wiktionary

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    enPR: fĭn'ĭsh, IPA(key): /ˈfɪnɪʃ/
    Homophone: finish

    Finnish (not comparable) 1. Of or pertaining to Finland. 2. Of or pertaining to the Finnish language.

    Finnish (uncountable) 1. The Finno-Ugric language spoken by the majority of the people living in Finland, one of the two official languages of the country (the other is Swedish).

    Finnish–English Dictionary: from Webster’s Dictionary— the Rosetta Edition.
    ISO 639-1 code fi, ISO 639-3 code fin
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