estonian estonian  /ɛ ˈstoʊ ni ən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the official language of Estonia; belongs to the Baltic-Finnic family of languages
  2. (adj) of or pertaining to Estonia or the people or culture of Estonia

News

  1. NFB to Co-Produce Priit and Olga Pärn’s Pilots

    Annecy, France – The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) has announced that its French Animation and Youth Studio will co-produce the latest film by world-renowned Estonian animation filmmakers Priit and Olga Pärn , entitled Pilots on the Way Home . The NFB is once again partnering with some of the best filmmakers on the international scene in its first co-production with Estonia, a country with ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Animation World Network

  2. Tallinn: The Former Soviet City That Gave Birth To Skype

    The Estonian capital is dotted with medieval towers and Soviet architecture that belie its status as one of the world's most technologically advanced cities. Residents use a smart card to ride the bus, and mail packages and pay for parking with their phones.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: NPR

  3. Login

    The Sarasota Orchestra today named Anu Tali as its new music director. The 40-year-old Estonian conductor is being signed to a three-year contract that will officially begin August 1.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Longboat Observer

Quotes

  1. While recognizing the crimes committed under Soviet rule, "it must never be forgotten that it was the Red Army which effectively stopped the mass murder conducted by the Nazis and their local collaborators on Estonian soil," Efraim Zuroff, the...
    on Apr 30, 2007 By: Efraim Zuroff Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "The Estonian government of Prime Minister Andrus Ansip, after these actions, it must resign. That is the fundamental position of our delegation," said Leonid Slutsky, the leader of the Russian group of lawmakers visiting Tallinn.
    on Apr 30, 2007 By: Leonid Slutsky Source: Guardian Unlimited

  3. "This is not a monument to the victors of the war but a monument to the destruction of the Estonian Republic," said lawmaker Mart Laar.
    on Apr 22, 2007 By: Mart Laar Source: Guardian Unlimited

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