jyrinä

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Onomatopoeic, from jyristä

Noun[edit]

jyrinä

  1. rumble, roll, thunder

Declension[edit]

See also[edit]

The following words all mean some kind of rumbling sound, but each one has a more specific conotation:

  • jylinä → artillery at some distance
  • jyminä → waterfall
  • jyske → operating a steam hammer
  • jytke → rhythmic thumping, like square dancers on a barn floor