vuorineuvos

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Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

vuori (mining) +‎ neuvos (counselor); calque of Swedish bergsråd, which originally meant a member of the Bergskollegium (the Swedish Board of Mines, 1713-1857).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: vuo‧ri‧neu‧vos
  • IPA(key): /ˈʋuoriˌneuʋos/

Noun[edit]

vuorineuvos

  1. An honorary title granted for lifetime by the President of the Republic of Finland for persons with remarkable merits in industry; no meaningful English translation.

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