Finnish
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Usage note
This word must be preceded by the definite article in the sense shown in 3).
Finnish(
fih
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nihsh
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (language)
a. el finlandés
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Learning to speak Finnish was easy for Agnes because she already knew Estonian.Aprender a hablar finlandés fue fácil para Agnes porque ya sabía el estonio.
b. el finés
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
You don't need to know how to speak Finnish to enjoy a trip to Finland, but it helps.No necesitas saber hablar finés para disfrutar de un viaje a Finlandia, pero ayuda.
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (of Finnish origin)
a. finlandés
The Finnish education system gained a reputation for being among the best in the world.El sistema educativo finlandés ganó una reputación por estar entre los mejores del mundo.
b. finés
Steve enjoyed the Finnish sauna when he visited Helsinki.Steve disfrutó de la sauna finesa cuando visitó Helsinki.
A plural noun indicates that there is more than one person, place, thing, or idea.
plural noun
3. (the inhabitants of Finland)
a. los finlandeses
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The Finnish love saunas.A los finlandeses les encantan las saunas.
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Finnish
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (language)
a. el finés m, finlandés
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
2. (general)
a. finlandés(esa)
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