piru

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Finnish[edit]

(index pi)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈpiru]
  • Rhymes: -iru
  • Hyphenation: pi‧ru

Noun[edit]

piru

  1. The Devil (Satan).
  2. A devil.

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Adverb[edit]

piru

  1. (vulgar) An intensifier; used in genitive singular form (pirun).
    Se oli pirun hyvää (it was damn good)

Usage notes[edit]

Piru is used in the expletive Piru vie!, literally "Devil, take!" but which has a very similar area of usage as hitto. Also Piru vieköön tän autonromun!, "May the Devil take this wreck of a car!"

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Romanization[edit]

piru

  1. rōmaji reading of ピル

Mapudungun[edit]

Noun[edit]

piru (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. worm
  2. A insect larva.
  3. maggot

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.