Yhdistyneet kansakunnat

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

yhdistyneet (united (plural)) kansakunnat (nations)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈyhdistyneːt ˈkɑnsɑkunːɑt/

Proper noun[edit]

Yhdistyneet kansakunnat (initialism YK)

  1. The United Nations, the UN.

Declension[edit]

Both words are inflected.

Usage notes[edit]

  • According to the Finnish spelling rules on two-part proper nouns, "kansakunnat" is always decapitalized.