A few random but interesting facts about Finnish:
In Finnish, the words for ‘miracle’ and ‘human being’ differ only in their grammatical ending (ihme/ihminen).
The word for ‘raspberry’ (vadelma) is very similar to the general word for ‘fruit’ (hedelmä).
‘Stranger’ and ‘guest’ are the same word in Finnish (vieras).
The word maailma, meaning ‘world’, is made up of the words for ‘ground’ (maa) and ‘air’ (ilma).
Finnish is one of the few languages that has its own native word for ‘telephone’ (puhelin).