samppis etymology

Finnish word samppis comes from Finnish -is

Detailed word origin of samppis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-is Finnish (fin) (colloquial) -er; a suffix used to form nouns and proper nouns from place names, common nouns and adjectives; gives a familiar nuance to the original word; the original word is often truncated in the process.
samppis Finnish (fin) (colloquial) champagne.

Words with the same origin as samppis

Descendants of -is
blosis dösis futis hyvis idis kirppis käyttis mahis metris morkkis narkkis pahis pingis seinis tavis