sormenpää

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

sormen (finger's) +‎ pää (tip)

Noun[edit]

sormenpää

  1. A fingertip.

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Usage notes[edit]

  • Hyppynen, näppi and sormenpää are mostly interchangeable (e.g. in: to have something at one's fingertips) except in the case one speaks concretely of the fingertip itself (e.g. in: to have a wound in one's fingertip), in which case only sormenpää is applicable.

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