vähän

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See also: vahan

Finnish[edit]

Adverb[edit]

vähän (comparative vähemmän, superlative vähiten)

  1. few
    Meitä oli vähän verrattuna viholliseen.
    We were few in comparison with the enemy.
  2. a little
    Ottaisin mielelläni vähän lisää.
    I'd like to take a little more.
  3. (slang, often in the beginning of a sentence) very
    Vähän on hyvää safkaa!
    The food is very good!

Noun[edit]

vähän

  1. Genitive singular form of vähä.

Antonyms[edit]


Veps[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Related to Finnish vähän.

Adverb[edit]

vähän

  1. little, few
  2. hardly, barely

References[edit]

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “едва, мало, немного”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika