periä

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Finnish[edit]

(index p)

Etymology[edit]

Originally the frequentative aspect of the verb perätä.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpe̞riæˣ]
  • Hyphenation: pe‧ri‧ä

Verb[edit]

periä

  1. to inherit
  2. to exact, tariff, dun
  3. (idiomatic) expression hukka perii (to be doomed); literally 'wolf inherits'.
    Meidät perii hukka!
    We are doomed!

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

periä

  1. Partitive plural form of perä.

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