valaista

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From the noun valo (light).

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  • Hyphenation: va‧lais‧ta
  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑlɑistɑ(ʔ)/

Verb[edit]

valaista (transitive)

  1. to light, illuminate
  2. to shed light on, illuminate, clear, clear up, elucidate (to make clear)
    Uudet laitteet valaisevat hieman näiden kallioiden historiaa.
    The new instruments will shed some light on the history of these rocks.
    Toivomme, että arkistojen avautuminen valaisee muutamia historian hämäriä kohtia.
    We hope that the opening of the archives will shed light on some obscure episodes in history.
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Noun[edit]

valaista

  1. Elative plural form of valas.

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