kärsä

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Finnish[edit]

(index kä)

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Northern Sami gærsse (pig's snout). Variants include kirsu.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈkærsæ]
  • Hyphenation: kär‧sä

Noun[edit]

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kärsä

  1. (elephant) trunk, proboscis
    • Norsulla on pitkä kärsä.
      • The elephant has a long trunk.
  2. (pig) snout
    • Siat tonkivat maata kärsällään.
      • Pigs root ground with their snouts.
  3. (insect) proboscis

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