Languages abound in peculiar compound words, and one particular language has a handful of them. Today we are taking a look at some fun Finnish words. Aloitetaan!
Lohikäärme (lit. salmon snake) is a dragon.
Fun fauna at its finest.
Jääkaappi (lit. ice closet) is a fridge.
It’s only logical.
Pesusieni (lit. wash fungus) is a sponge.
Showers just became much more fun!
Kattokruunu (lit. ceiling crown) is a chandelier.
Because homes also want to be pretty.
I saved my favorite for last. Tietokone (lit. knowledge machine) is a computer.
Bleepity bloopity bloop!