armahtaa

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Finnish[edit]

(index ar)

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  • Hyphenation: ar‧mah‧taa
  • IPA(key): [ˈɑrmɑhtɑː(ʔ)]

Verb[edit]

armahtaa

  1. (transitive, + genitive-accusative) To pardon, reprieve, grant amnesty to.
    Presidentti armahti 15 (= viisitoista) vuotta vankeudessa olleen murhaajan.
    The President reprieved the murderer who had served 15 years of prison sentence.
  2. (transitive, + partitive) To have mercy/pity on.
  3. (transitive, religion) To redeem.

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