rikki

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Etymology 1[edit]

Origin uncertain. Cognates are found throughout Northern Finnic (e.g. Veps rik (sulfur, rheum)), and in Votic rittši. Germanic loan origin has been suggested (compare German Dreck), as well as indigenous derivation as rikka +‎ -i.

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Noun[edit]

rikki

  1. sulfur, sulphur
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Etymology 2[edit]

rikka +‎ -i. Compare rikkoa.

Adverb[edit]

rikki

  1. broken
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