kehrääjä

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Finnish[edit]

(index ke)

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia fi

Etymology[edit]

kehrätä (spin) +‎ -ja (er); agential nominal noun of the verb kehrätä.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkehræːjæ/
  • Hyphenation: keh‧rää‧jä

Noun[edit]

kehrääjä

  1. nightjar (any bird of the family Caprimulgidae)
  2. European nightjar, Caprimulgus europaeus (the only bird of this family that is found in Finland)
  3. (in the plural) Caprimulgidae (the taxonomic family of nightjars)
  4. moth (member of the insect superfamily Bombycoidea)
  5. spinner (one who spins yarn)
  6. (archaic) spinster (someone whose occupation was spinning thread)

Declension[edit]

Hyponyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]