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Yhdistyneet kansakunnat

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Finnish

Etymology

yhdistyneet (plural of yhdistynyt) + kansakunnat (plural of kansakunta)

Pronunciation

  • Hyphenation: Yh·dis·ty·neet kan·sa·kun·nat
  • IPA: /'yhdistyneːt 'kɑnsɑkunːɑt/

Proper noun

Yhdistyneet kansakunnat (stem Yhdistyn-* , kansakun-*) (initialism YK)

  1. The United Nations, the UN.

Usage notes

  • According to the Finnish spelling rules on two-part proper nouns, "kansakunnat" is always decapitalized.

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