kantautua

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Finnish[edit]

(index ka)

Etymology[edit]

Originally a reflexive verb, derived from the verb kantaa.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: kan‧tau‧tu‧a
  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑntɑutuɑ(ʔ)]

Verb[edit]

kantautua

  1. (intransitive, of sound or noise) To carry, be carried, reach, emanate, (also figuratively of knowledge or information).
    Mistä ääni kantautui?
    Where did the sound emanate from?
    Sieltä kantautui uutinen, että voitimme.
    News reached from there that we have won.
  2. (intransitive) To drift, wash (up) (due to the action water); to be tracked.

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