finnish finnish  /ˈfɪ nɪʃ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the official language of Finland; belongs to the Baltic Finnic family of languages
  2. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of Finland or the people of Finland

Derived Word(s)

News

  1. Soccer-Finnish championship results and standings

    June 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Finnish championship matches on Thursday Thursday, June 27Lahti 1 Inter Turku 0 Jaro Pietarsaari 2 MyPa Myllykoski 0 IFK Mariehamn 0 HJK Helsinki 5 RoPS Rovaniemi 0 FC Honka 1 TPS Turku 0 KuPS 0 VPS 1 JJK 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1 HJK Helsinki 16 9 3 4 32 14 30 -------------------------2 FC Honka 16 9 3 4 18 14 30 3 VPS 15 8 5 2 15 ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! Sports

  2. STONESOFT CORPORATION: NOTIFICATION PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 9, SECTION 10 OF THE FINNISH SECURITIES MARKET ACT

    Stonesoft Corporation Stock Exchange Release 27 June 2013 at 7.25 p.m. STONESOFT CORPORATION: NOTIFICATION PURSUANT TO CHAPTER 9, SECTION 10 OF THE FINNISH SECURITIES MARKET ACT Stonesoft Corporation has ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Thomson Reuters ONE via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Finnish Fortum CHP Plant Dents Russian Dominance in Lithuania

    Russian gas supplier Gazprom’s 100 percent prevalence in Lithuania has been shaken up in the seaport city of Klaipeda, where Finnish energy firm Fortum has opened a $173-million combined heat and power plant (CHPP). The 20-MW biomass and waste-fuelled plant will produce 40 percent of Klaipeda’s heating needs and decrease its dependency on Russian gas approximately as much.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Renewable Energy World

Quotes

  1. "As far as I know, the president of the Finnish Republic is elected for six years," Putin said, adding that for decades, France's presidential term was seven years. "In this sense, Mr. Medvedev has not proposed anything unusual."
    on Nov 12, 2008 By: Vladimir Putin Source: FOXNews

  2. "Unfortunately, we have come to the conclusion that at this stage circumstances do not permit that an agreement could be reached during the Finnish Presidency," said Finnish Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja after separate meetings with the...
    on Nov 27, 2006 By: Erkki Tuomioja Source: Reuters.uk

  3. Hodgson, formerly coach of Finland, added: "Jari has been very unfortunate. When I first went to the Finnish FA he was standing next to his sporting director at Malmo who opened a can of coke and the top popped into Jari's eye."
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: Roy Hodgson Source: guardian.co.uk

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periphery periphery
/pə ˈrɪ fə ri /