vartija

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Finnish[edit]

(index va)

Etymology[edit]

Of Germanic origin, possibly Gothic wardja "guard". Compare also eg. English ward, Proto-Germanic *wardijaną. Loans from the same or similar source include Estonian vardja (bailiff), Karelian vartie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: var‧ti‧ja
  • Rhymes: -ijɑ
  • IPA(key): /ˈʋɑrtijɑ/

Noun[edit]

vartija

  1. guard

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