pontikka

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Etymology[edit]

The term is believed to derive from a French wine, Pontet-Canet, which was popular among the Finnish bourgeoisie in the 1800s. When the common people distilled their own drink, they gave it a name that sounds roughly the same.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pon‧tik‧ka

Noun[edit]

pontikka

  1. moonshine (home-distilled liquor)

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