ojentaa

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Finnish[edit]

(index oj)

Etymology[edit]

From oikea.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈojentɑːˣ]
  • Hyphenation: o‧jen‧taa

Verb[edit]

ojentaa, (transitive)

  1. to straighten (out), stretch (out), reach (out)
  2. to hand, give, reach, pass; to present (a price)
  3. to lend, in the expressions lend a hand, lend a helping hand, which may translated into Finnish as ojentaa auttava käsi or simply with the verb auttaa
  4. to chastise, scold, chew out, yell at
  5. to dress (troops)

Conjugation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ojentaa

  1. Third-person singular indicative present form of ojentaa.

References[edit]

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