Find out the top 50 most common Finnish surnames and read about their history, what they mean and where they're commonly used!
Hi, I'm Inge! Uusi kielemme is my website. For the curious among you, here are the answer to some frequently asked questions I get.
Learn Finnish through music! Click to read an analysis of the lyrics of MATKUSTAN YMPÄRI MAAILMAA, a Finnish children's song.
Learn vocabulary related to Finnish Midsummer - JUHANNUS - right now! You can also find cultural background information about this important celebration!
On the first of May we celebrate VAPPU, ie. May Day. Vappu is a joyful occasion filled with lots of fun, food and beverages. Learn more!
Learn some Finnish easter vocabulary as well as some information of how Finns celebrate Easter! Learn about VIRPOMINEN and much more!
Hyvää Agricolan päivää! On the 9th of April, Finland celebrates the "day of the Finnish language". Agricola can be considered the father of written Finnish. Find out why!
Learn some Finnish wedding vocabulary for when a friend gets married or you get married yourself! There is a lot of vocabulary related to this topic.
Hyvää syntymäpäivää! Learn some Finnish birthday vocabulary, including phrases such as TÄYTTÄÄ PYÖREITÄ VUOSIA and KAKKUKAHVIT.
This page contains basic Finnish alcohol vocabulary as well as some background on why Finns drink so much alcohol. Kippis!