työ

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Finnish[edit]

(index ty)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): tyø
  • Hyphenation: työ

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *tewe; cognate with Estonian and Votic töö and Livonian tie.

Noun[edit]

työ

  1. work (labour, employment, occupation, job)
  2. work (effort expended on a particular task)
  3. work (physics: mechanics and thermodynamics)
  4. work (artistic or intellectual production)
  5. work (place of work)
  6. job
Declension[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
  • (job): duuni (slang, colloquial)
  • (artistic or intellectual production): teos
  • (place of work): työpaikka; duuni (slang, colloquial)
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

työ

  1. (personal, dialectal) you (plural; in archaic English: ye).
Synonyms[edit]
  • te (standard Finnish)

Anagrams[edit]