silkkihansikas etymology

Finnish word silkkihansikas comes from Finnish hansikas (A glove.), Finnish silkki

Detailed word origin of silkkihansikas

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hansikas Finnish (fin) A glove.
silkki Finnish (fin) Silk (fine fiber excreted by the silkworm). Silk (fine, soft cloth woven from silk fibers).
silkkihansikas Finnish (fin) (figuratively) kid glove. Silk glove.

Words with the same origin as silkkihansikas

Descendants of hansikas
hanska