Definition of puukko in English:

puukko

(also puuko)

noun

  • A traditional Finnish knife, especially one with a wooden hilt and a single curved edge, worn on the belt and used as a working tool.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Oakland Tribune. From Finnish puukko knife with a simple blade, regarded as the Finnish national weapon.

Pronunciation

puukko

/ˈpuːkəʊ/