rahapeli etymology

Finnish word rahapeli comes from Finnish peli, Finnish raha

Detailed word origin of rahapeli

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
peli Finnish (fin) (slang) wheels (automobile). (sports) match, game. Tool, means, implement, vehicle; used especially in compound terms, e.g. ajopeli, kulkupeli, ankkuripeli.
raha Finnish (fin) (obsolete) squirrel pelt. Money (see the usage notes below).
rahapeli Finnish (fin) Gamble (game with money involved).

Words with the same origin as rahapeli

Descendants of raha
rahoittaa