silmä

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See also: sīlma

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *silmä, from Proto-Uralic *śilmä. Cognates include Estonian silm and Hungarian szem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: sil‧mä
  • Rhymes: -ilmæ
  • IPA(key): /ˈsilmæ/

Noun[edit]

silmä

  1. An eye (organ).
  2. An eye (hole in needle).
  3. An eye (center of a hurricane).
  4. An eye (mark on an animal resembling an eye).
  5. An eye (bud of a potato).
  6. An eye (ability to notice what others might miss).

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Synonyms[edit]

  • (hole in needle): äimä
  • (bud of a potato): itu

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Ingrian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *silmä, from Proto-Uralic *śilmä. Cognates include Finnish silmä and Hungarian szem.

Noun[edit]

silmä (genitive silmän, partitive silmmää)

  1. eye

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Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *silmä, from Proto-Uralic *śilmä. Cognates include Finnish silmä and Hungarian szem.

Noun[edit]

silmä (genitive silmä, partitive silmää)

  1. eye

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