tikku

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: tik‧ku
  • IPA(key): /ˈtikːu/

Noun[edit]

tikku

  1. A splinter
  2. A sliver
  3. A chip (of wood)
  4. A stick

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Usage notes[edit]

Translation "stick" is often a false friend, especially in case of small, thin pieces of wood, which are generally called tikku in Finnish. In comparison with tikku, a stick is usually a relatively large piece of wood.

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