lippu

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Finnish[edit]

(index li)

Etymology[edit]

From an onomatopoeic stem, the same from which the Estonian lipp was derived.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlipːu/
  • Hyphenation: lip‧pu

Noun[edit]

lippu

  1. flag, banner
    liehuvat liput
    flying flags
  2. colours (standard or banner)
    Lipun menetys raunioitti rykmentin moraalin.
    The loss of their colours destroyed the regiment's morale.
  3. ticket (pass entitling the holder to admission to a show, concert, etc.)
  4. ticket (pass entitling the holder to board a train, a plane, or other means of transportation)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From lippe +‎ -u.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lippu m (feminine lippue, masculine plural lippus, feminine plural lippues)

  1. having a prominent lower lip; big-lipped

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Sicilian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek λίπος (fat).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈlippu/
  • Hyphenation: lip‧pu

Noun[edit]

lippu m (plural lippi)

  1. musk
  2. slimy thing