kinuski

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Russian тянучки (tjanučki), the plural of тянучка (tjanučka). The Finland-Swedish word kinuski or tjinuski is a Finnish loan.

Noun[edit]

kinuski

  1. Russian candy, Russian chocolate (sweet dessert sauce)
  2. a kind of fudge or toffee (confectionary)

See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Alteration of Kiina (China), kiinalainen (chinese person).

Noun[edit]

kinuski

  1. (slang, offensive) a Chinese person: Chink

Synonyms[edit]

Declension[edit]

Inflection of kinuski (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative kinuski kinuskit
genitive kinuskin kinuskien
partitive kinuskia kinuskeja
illative kinuskiin kinuskeihin
singular plural
nominative kinuski kinuskit
accusative nom. kinuski kinuskit
gen. kinuskin
genitive kinuskin kinuskien
partitive kinuskia kinuskeja
inessive kinuskissa kinuskeissa
elative kinuskista kinuskeista
illative kinuskiin kinuskeihin
adessive kinuskilla kinuskeilla
ablative kinuskilta kinuskeilta
allative kinuskille kinuskeille
essive kinuskina kinuskeina
translative kinuskiksi kinuskeiksi
instructive kinuskein
abessive kinuskitta kinuskeitta
comitative kinuskeineen