suutari

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: suu‧ta‧ri
  • Rhymes: -ɑri
  • IPA(key): [ˈsuːtɑri]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish sutare (cobbler, shoemaker), using the Finnish suffix +‎ -ri (-er) < Latin sūtor (cobbler, shoemaker) [1].

Noun[edit]

suutari

  1. shoemaker (one who makes shoes)
  2. cobbler (one who repairs shoes)
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Compounds

References[edit]

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

Etymology 2[edit]

Swedish sotare (chimneysweep) > military slang for gunpowder charge, which does not explode, but only spews soot around.

Noun[edit]

suutari

  1. A dud explosive

Etymology 3[edit]

Swedish sutare (tench)

Noun[edit]

suutari

  1. (fish) A tench (Tinca tinca)
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