kapula

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

An old Germanic loan, from *kaƀla-z; compare Swedish kavel/kavle and Norwegian kavl.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ka‧pu‧la
  • Rhymes: -ulɑ
  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑpulɑ]

Noun[edit]

kapula

  1. A small, solid piece of wood, often shaped for a useful function, a billet.
  2. (informal) A cellular, cellphone.
  3. A baton (in relay race).

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004-2005). Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja. Juva: WSOY. ISBN 951-0-27108-X.