maailma

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient compound of maa (earth, ground) and ilma (air), appearing in several language related to Finnish, compare Estonian maailm.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -ilmɑ
  • IPA(key): [ˈmɑːˌilmɑ]
  • Hyphenation: maa‧il‧ma

Noun[edit]

maailma

  1. The Earth.
  2. A world.
  3. A celestial body (especially a planet).
  4. The universe.
  5. An individual or group perspective or social setting.

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