tunnistin etymology

Finnish word tunnistin comes from Finnish tunnistaa, Finnish -in

Detailed word origin of tunnistin

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tunnistaa Finnish (fin) To identify, recognise/recognize. To name (publicly implicate).
-in Finnish (fin) Suffix variant for the illative singular, see -Vn. Instructive case suffix. (poetic) A variant for the first-person singular possessive suffix -ni. (rare) Forms the genitive plural. Forms superlative adjectives. Forms inanimate instrumental nouns from verbs.
tunnistin Finnish (fin) A detector (device capable of registering a specific substance or physical phenomenon).. A sensor (device that detects certain external stimuli and responds in a distinctive manner).

Words with the same origin as tunnistin

Descendants of tunnistaa
Descendants of -in
aiemmin aistin avain elin etsin heitin iso isoisä isoveli isoäiti kasvain kirjoitin laskin näytin otin pidin pieni poltin puhelin suljin valitsin varoitin vedin ympäriinsä