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Finnish to English Poetry & Literature Translation Glossary

Finnish term English translation
änkeytyä impose oneself, force oneself into someone's company; also, invade someone's personal space
epopea epic
Entered by: Desmond O'Rourke
hälläkkä flibbertigibbet
hioa yhteen ...differences in viewpoints were reconciled...
Hyvän mielenkin voi laittaa kiertämään... You can spread the happiness, too
kaipuuta kaipuuta= longing/yearning
käenpoika cuckoo in the nest
kipunapoika errand boy
laskuhumala sober up
liippahousut broadfall trousers
mennä turaamiseksi to turn awkward and pointless
muina naisina as if nothing had happened
piikko homespun tow, tow
rotisko hunk of junk
rutistus last push
ryvettymätön unsullied, untarnished
sarkataitelma folded frieze
siskonpeti makeshift bed
sumuriekaleet tendrils of fog

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