kansanedustaja

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Genitive of kansa (people) + edustaja (representative)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kan‧san‧e‧dus‧ta‧ja
  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑnsɑnˌedustɑjɑ]

Noun[edit]

kansanedustaja

  1. A Member of Parliament, specifically member of the eduskunta (Finnish Parliament).

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Usage notes[edit]

While kansanedustaja may be used of an elected member of any parliament, there are specific terms for some parliaments: