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rv - this introduced unneeded discrepancies between diphthongs with close offsets and diphthongs with mid offsets
(rv - this introduced unneeded discrepancies between diphthongs with close offsets and diphthongs with mid offsets)
|Normally placed on the first syllable.
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| {{wikt-lang|fi|'''her'''ne'''keit'''to|i=-}}<br/> {{IPA|[ˈher.nekˈkejtneˈkːeit.to]}}
|Both first syllables in some compound words.
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA link|o̞|o}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|'''o'''ksa|i=-}}
|like thp'''oughto''' but shorterke
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA link|o̞|oː}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|k'''oo'''staa|i=-}}
|sch'''awo'''re
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA link|ø̞|ø}}</big>
|Somewhat like b'''i'''rd
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA link|ɤ̞|ɤ}}</big>
| Estonian only: {{wikt-lang|et|'''õ'''lu}}
|No English equivalent; somewhat like kw'''iwoo'''id
|Somewhat like w'''oo'''d; [[Received Pronunciation|RP]] long '''a'''go
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA link|ɤ̞|ɤː}}</big>
| Estonian only: {{wikt-lang|et|'''õõ'''nsus}}
|Same as above but longer
| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA link|yː}}</big>
|Finnish {{wikt-lang|fi|r'''yy'''ppy|i=-}}<br />{{nowrap|Estonian {{wikt-lang|et|r'''üü'''pa}}}}
| Same as above but longer
|Somewhat like t'''oo'''
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! colspan=4| [[Diphthong]]
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|ɑjɑi}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|'''ai'''ka|i=-}}
|'''ai'''sle, '''eye'''
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|ɑwɑu}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|'''au'''ra|i=-}}
|h'''ow''' (British)
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|æjæi}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|'''äi'''ti|i=-}}
|m'''ai'''n in some Australian dialects
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|æɥæy}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|t'''äy'''tyy|i=-}}
|no English equivalent
|d'''ow'''n (American)
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|ejei}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|'''ei'''|i=-}}, {{wikt-lang|fi|h'''ei'''|i=-}}
|h'''ey'''d'''ay'''
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|eweu}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|n'''eu'''traali|i=-}}
|No English equivalent. Spanish and Italian n'''eu'''tro.
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|ey}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|kesk'''ey'''tyä|i=-}}
|no English equivalent
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|ie̯ie}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|k'''ie'''li|i=-}} (standard pronunciation)
|no English equivalent
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|iwiu}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|v'''iu'''lu|i=-}}
|no English equivalent
|somewhat like k'''iw'''i
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|iy}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|siist'''iy'''tyä|i=-}}
|Nono English equivalent
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|ojoi}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|k'''oi'''ttaa|i=-}}, {{wikt-lang|fi|k'''oe'''ttaa|i=-}}
|c'''oi'''n
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|owou}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|'''ou'''to|i=-}}
|American pronunciation of n'''o''', '''oh'''
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|øjøi}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|t'''öi'''tä|i=-}}
|No English equivalent. French f'''eui'''lle.
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|øɥøy}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|p'''öy'''ristyä|i=-}}
|roughly like the British pronunciation of n'''o''', '''oh'''
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|ujui}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|m'''ui'''ta|i=-}}
|No English equivalent. Spanish m'''uy''', French gren'''oui'''lle, Portuguese an'''ui'''s, Italian l'''ui'''.
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|uo̯uo}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|S'''uo'''mi|i=-}} (standard pronunciation)
|Somewhat like '''woahWoah'''. Spanish acent'''úo''', Italian s'''uo'''.
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|yjyi}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|s'''yi'''tä|i=-}}
|No English equivalent. Somewhat like French h'''ui'''t.
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| style="text-align:center;" |<big>{{IPA|yø̯}}</big>
| {{wikt-lang|fi|'''yö'''|i=-}}, {{wikt-lang|fi|t'''yö'''tä|i=-}} (standard pronunciation)
|Nono English equivalent. French poll'''ueu'''se.
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