läpi

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See also: läpi-

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: lä‧pi

Noun[edit]

läpi

  1. (rare) Hole (usually for ventilation), (depending on the place of the hole) window, shutter, door.
  2. (colloquial, in negative contexts) a mouth, hole:

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Adverb[edit]

läpi (shorter form for lävitse)

  1. through:

Postposition[edit]

läpi (+ genitive or elative, shorter form for lävitse)

  1. through:
    • Pallo lensi ikkunan läpi. (läpi has often the nuance that the subject breaks something or at least touches it)
    • The ball flew through the window(, breaking it).
  2. across:
    • Kävelin puiston läpi.
      • I walked across the park.
  3. päästä jostakin (elative) läpi = to pass something (such as test or examination)
    • Pääsitkö läpi matematiikan kokeesta?
      • Did you pass the math exam?

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