Finnish Vocabulary

Finnish Vocabulary

If you're trying to learn Finnish Vocabulary which is also called Suomi, check our courses about vocabulary and expressions... to help you with your Finnish grammar. Try to concentrate on the lesson and notice the pattern that occurs each time the word changes its place. Also don't forget to check the rest of our other lessons listed on Learn Finnish. Enjoy the rest of the lesson!

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Finnish Vocabulary

Learning the Finnish Vocabulary is very important because its structure is used in every day conversation. The more you practice the subject, the closer you get to mastering the Finnish language. But first we need to know what the role of Vocabulary is in the structure of the grammar in Finnish.

Finnish vocabulary is the set of words you should be familiar with. A vocabulary usually grows and evolves with age, and serves as a useful and fundamental tool for communication and acquiring knowledge. Here are some examples:

English VocabularyFinnish Vocabulary
VocabularySanasto
CountriesMaat
AustraliaAustralia
CambodiaKambodza
CanadaKanada
ChinaKiina
EgyptEgypti
EnglandEnglanti
FranceRanska
GermanySaksa
GreeceKreikka
IndiaIntia
IndonesiaIndonesia
ItalyItalia
JapanJapani
MexicoMeksiko
MoroccoMarokko
PeruPeru
SpainEspanja
ThailandThaimaa
USAYhdysvallat
LanguagesKielet
Arabicarabia
Chinesekiina
Englishenglanti
Frenchranska
Germansaksa
Greekkreikka
Hebrewheprea
Hindihindi
Italianitalia
Japanesejapani
Koreankorea
Latinlatina
Russianvenäjä
Spanishespanja
Urduurdu
DaysPäivät
Mondaymaanantai
Tuesdaytiistai
Wednesdaykeskiviikko
Thursdaytorstai
Fridayperjantai
Saturdaylauantai
Sundaysunnuntai
timeaika
hourtunti
minuteminuutti
secondsekunti

List of Vocabulary in Finnish

Below is a list of the vocabulary and expressions in Finnish placed in a table. Memorizing this table will help you add very useful and important words to your Finnish vocabulary.

English VocabularyFinnish Vocabulary
different objectserilaisia esineitä
arttaide
bankpankki
beachranta
bookkirja
by bicyclepolkupyörällä
by busbussilla
by carautolla
by trainjunalla
cafekahvila
countrymaa
desertautiomaa
dictionarysanakirja
earthmaa
flowerskukat
footballjalkapallo
forestmetsä
gamepeli
gardenpuutarha
geographymaantiede
historyhistoria
housetalo
islandsaari
lakejärvi
librarykirjasto
mathmatematiikka
moonkuu
mountainvuori
movieselokuvat
musicmusiikki
oceanvaltameri
officetoimisto
on footjalkaisin
playerpelaaja
riverjoki
sciencetiede
seameri
skytaivas
soccerjalkapallo
starstähdet
supermarketsupermarketti
swimming pooluima-allas
theaterteatteri
treepuu
weathersää
bad weatherhuono sää
cloudypilvinen
coldkylmä
coolviileä
foggysumuinen
hotkuuma
nice weatherkiva sää
pouringkaatamalla
rainsade
rainingsataminen
snowlumi
snowinglumen sataminen
icejää
sunnyaurinkoinen
windytuulinen
springkevät
summerkesä
autumnsyksy
wintertalvi
peopleihmiset
aunttäti
babyvauva
brotherveli
cousinserkku
daughtertytär
dentisthammaslääkäri
doctorlääkäri
fatherisä
grandfatherisoisä
grandmotherisoäiti
husbandmies
motheräiti
nephewveljenpoika, sisarenpoika
nieceveljentytär, sisarentytär
nursesairaanhoitaja
policemanpoliisi
postmanpostinkantaja
professorprofessori
sonpoika
teacheropettaja
unclesetä
wifevaimo

Vocabulary and expressions have a very important role in Finnish, therefore they need very special attention. Once you're done with the Suomi Vocabulary, you might want to check the rest of our Finnish lessons here: Learn Finnish. Don't forget to bookmark this page.


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