hovimestari

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Finnish[edit]

(index ho)

Etymology[edit]

Compound of hovi (court) +‎ mestari (master).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈho̞ʋiˌme̞stɑri]
  • Hyphenation: ho‧vi‧mes‧ta‧ri
  • Rhymes: -ɑri

Noun[edit]

hovimestari

  1. headwaiter (waiter who has a supervisory position over the other wait staff)
  2. butler, majordomo (chief male servant of a household)

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