1000 most common Estonian words

Estonian is a language which is very different from English. Very few of the 1000 most common Estonian words are similar to the corresponding English words.

Here is a list of the most common words in the Estonian language. This list can be filtered by word type (nouns, adjectives, etc.. ) by clicking on the buttons below.

List of the most common Estonian vocabulary words

  1. olema [verb] (to be)
  2. ja [conjunction] (and)
  3. see [pronoun] (this)
  4. et [conjunction] (that)
  5. ei [verb] (not)
  6. mina [pronoun] (I)
  7. kui [conjunction] (if)
  8. tema [pronoun] (he / she)
  9. saama [verb] (to get)
  10. ka [adverb] (too)
  11. mis [pronoun] (what)
  12. ning [conjunction] (and)
  13. oma [adjective] (own)
  14. aasta [noun] (year)
  15. aga [conjunction] (but)
  16. Eesti [proper noun] (Estonia)
  17. siis [adverb] (then)
  18. kes [pronoun] (who)
  19. tulema [verb] (to come)
  20. tegema [verb] (to do)
  21. pidama [verb] (to keep)
  22. nii [adverb] (so)
  23. üks [numeral] (one)
  24. ise [pronoun] (oneself)
  25. või [conjunction] (or)
  26. võima [verb] (can)
  27. kõik [determiner] (all)
  28. teine [adjective] (second)
  29. sina [pronoun] (you)
  30. inimene [noun] (human)
  31. minema [verb] (to go)
  32. aeg [noun] (time)
  33. juba [adverb] (already)
  34. ütlema [verb] (to say)
  35. kuid [conjunction] (but)
  36. veel [adverb] (yet)
  37. võtma [verb] (to take)
  38. jääma [verb] (to stay)
  39. uus [adjective] (new)
  40. palju [adverb] (a lot)
  41. väga [adverb] (very)
  42. laps [noun] (child)
  43. andma [verb] (to give)
  44. kas [particle]
  45. Pärnu [proper noun] This word is the name of a city in Estonia.
  46. sest [conjunction] (because)
  47. suur [adjective] (large)
  48. välja [adverb] (out)
  49. töö [noun] (work)
  50. hakkama [verb]
  51. hea [adjective] (good)
  52. kaks [numeral] (two)
  53. kus [adverb] (where)
  54. üle [preposition] (over)
  55. ära [adverb] (away)
  56. kord [noun] (time)
  57. selline [adjective] (such)
  58. nagu [adverb] (like)
  59. esimene [adjective] (first)
  60. riik [noun] (country)
  61. päev [noun] (day)
  62. iga [determiner] (each)
  63. miski [pronoun] (something)
  64. mõni [adjective] (some)
  65. rääkima [verb] (to talk)
  66. käima [verb]
  67. mitte [adverb] (not)
  68. asi [noun] (thing)
  69. nägema [verb] (to see)
  70. teadma [verb] (to know)
  71. leidma [verb] (to find)
  72. eest [adverb] (from the front)
  73. panema [verb] (to put)
  74. vaatama [verb]
  75. pärast [noun] (after)
  76. tahtma [verb]
  77. mees [noun] (man)
  78. sõna [noun] (word)
  79. küll [adverb]
  80. koht [noun] (place)
  81. nüüd [adverb] (now)
  82. peale [preposition] (except)
  83. Tallinn [proper noun] Tallinn is the capital city of Estonia.
  84. kuidas [adverb] (how)
  85. rohkem [adverb] (more)
  86. enam [adverb] (more)
  87. sama [pronoun] (same)
  88. võimalus [noun] (opportunity)
  89. ikka [adverb] (still)
  90. vastu [preposition] (against)
  91. viimane [adjective] (final)
  92. linn [noun] (city)
  93. tagasi [adverb] (back)
  94. jõudma [verb] (to arrive)
  95. samuti [adverb] (as well) This Estonian adverb is formed by applying the suffix “-ti” to the pronoun « sama » meaning “same”, which also appears in this Estonian vocabulary frequency list.
  96. ju [adverb]
  97. kool [noun] (school)
  98. kokku [noun] (together)
  99. juht [noun] (leader)
  100. keegi [pronoun] (someone)
  101. läbi [adverb] (through)
  102. Euroopa [proper noun]
  103. osa [noun] (part)
  104. ainult [adverb] (only) This adverb is formed by adding the suffix “-lt” to the adjective « ainus » meaning “only”, which also appears in this list of common Estonian words.
  105. kõige [adverb]
  106. elu [noun] (life)
  107. noor [noun] (young)
  108. arvama [verb] (to think)
  109. võimalik [adjective] (possible)
  110. kolm [numeral] (three)
  111. tooma [verb] (to bring)
  112. kroon [noun] (crown)
  113. raha [noun] (money) This Estonian word is the same in Finnish. For more similar words between these two languages see this comparison of Estonian vs Finnish..
  114. koos [preposition] (together)
  115. siin [adverb] (here)
  116. ette [adverb] (ahead)
  117. kasutama [verb] (to use)
  118. kohta [noun]
  119. enne [preposition] (before)
  120. mingi [determiner]
  121. seal [pronoun] (there)
  122. kuna [conjunction] (because)
  123. kell [noun] (clock)
  124. ega [conjunction] (nor)
  125. just [adverb] (exactly)
  126. mitu [pronoun] (several)
  127. ehk [conjunction] (or)
  128. praegu [adverb]
  129. naine [noun] (woman)
  130. pool [noun] (side)
  131. auto [noun] (car)
  132. toimuma [verb] (to take place)
  133. kogu [noun] (body)
  134. pakkuma [verb] (to offer)
  135. küsimus [noun] (question) The Estonian suffix “-us” serves to produce nouns from verbs or adjectives. Here this suffix is applied to the verb « küsima » meaning “to ask”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  136. kirjutama [verb] (to write)
  137. muu [pronoun] (other)
  138. kaasa [adverb] (with)
  139. Tartu [proper noun] Tartu is the name of a large city in Estonia.
  140. mõtlema [verb] (to think)
  141. kuu [noun] (moon) This Estonian word is identical to the corresponding Finnish word. For more similar words, see this language comparison of Estonian and Finnish.
  142. kodu [noun] (home)
  143. siiski [adverb]
  144. väike [adjective] (small)
  145. nädal [noun] (week)
  146. ootama [verb] (to wait)
  147. kindlasti [adverb] (definitely) The Estonian suffix “-sti” is used to produce adverbs. Here this suffix is applied to the adjective « kindel » meaning “certain”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  148. järgmine [adjective] (next) This adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-mine” to the word « järg ».
  149. maja [noun] (house)
  150. sõitma [verb] (to drive)
  151. isegi [adverb] (even)
  152. tundma [verb] (to feel)
  153. aitama [verb] (to help)
  154. hind [noun] (price)
  155. suutma [verb] (to be able to)
  156. kuni [preposition] (until)
  157. soovima [verb] (to wish)
  158. mõte [noun] (thought)
  159. täna [adverb] (today) This Estonian word is similar to the corresponding Finnish word which is “tänään”. See this article for a linguistic comparison of Estonian and Finnish.
  160. lihtsalt [adverb] (simply)
  161. alla [preposition] (down)
  162. parem [adjective] (better)
  163. erinev [adjective] (different)
  164. käsi [noun] (hand)
  165. vald [noun] (municipality)
  166. juurde [noun]
  167. mäng [noun] (game)
  168. näitama [verb] (to show)
  169. hästi [adverb] (well)
  170. probleem [noun] (problem)
  171. protsent [noun] (percent)
  172. jätma [verb] (to leave)
  173. tee [noun] (way)
  174. eriti [adverb] (especially)
  175. miks [pronoun] (why)
  176. liige [noun]
  177. euro [noun] (euro)
  178. eelmine [adjective] (previous)
  179. järgi [preposition] (according to)
  180. lõpp [noun] (ending)
  181. elama [verb] (to live)
  182. edasi [adverb] (forward)
  183. tulemus [noun] (result) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the verb « tulema » meaning “to come”, which is also in this list of frequently used Estonian words.
  184. jooksul [noun] (during)
  185. lugema [verb] (to read)
  186. viis [numeral] (five)
  187. ostma [verb] (to buy)
  188. neli [numeral] (four)
  189. miljon [numeral] (million)
  190. parim [adjective] (best)
  191. sisse [postposition] (in)
  192. õpilane [noun] (student) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-lane” to the verb « õppima » meaning “to learn”, which also appears in this list of common Estonian words.
  193. oluline [adjective] (important) This adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-line” to the noun « olu » meaning “existence”, which is also in this list of common Estonian words.
  194. hoidma [verb] (to keep)
  195. tund [noun] (hour)
  196. algus [noun] (beginning)
  197. lisama [verb] (to add)
  198. kohe [adverb] (immediately)
  199. tekkima [verb] (to arise)
  200. vahel [adverb] (sometimes)
  201. silm [noun] (eye)
  202. valima [verb] (to choose)
  203. isik [noun] (person)
  204. pilt [noun] (picture)
  205. alati [adverb] (always)
  206. otsustama [verb] (to decide)
  207. vana [adjective] (old)
  208. päris [adverb]
  209. oskama [verb]
  210. pea [noun] (head)
  211. küsima [verb] (to ask)
  212. otsus [noun] (decision)
  213. kinnitama [verb]
  214. õpetaja [noun] (teacher) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-ja” to the verb « õpetama » meaning “to teach”, which also appears in this list of common Estonian words.
  215. rahvas [noun] (people)
  216. lubama [verb] (to allow)
  217. vähemalt [adverb] (at least)
  218. alles [adverb] (still)
  219. töötama [verb] (to work)
  220. keel [noun] (language)
  221. hetk [noun] (moment)
  222. muutma [verb] (to change)
  223. Liit [proper noun] This word is a common Estonian surname.
  224. otsima [verb] (to search)
  225. tänav [noun] (street)
  226. pere [noun] (family)
  227. maha [adverb] (down)
  228. vajalik [adjective] (necessary)
  229. muutuma [verb] (to change)
  230. saatma [verb]
  231. all [postposition] (below)
  232. muidugi [adverb] (of course)
  233. laskma [verb] (to let)
  234. ees [postposition] (in front of)
  235. vesi [noun] (water)
  236. õppima [verb] (to learn)
  237. õige [adjective] (correct)
  238. lugu [noun] (story)
  239. tunduma [verb] (seem)
  240. abi [noun] (help)
  241. tegelikult [adverb] (actually)
  242. Soome [proper noun] This word is the country name of Finland in the Estonian language. It is etymologically related to the word “Suomi” which is the Finnish name of Finland.
  243. üles [adverb] (up)
  244. selge [adjective] (clear)
  245. raske [adjective] (difficult)
  246. maa [noun] (land)
  247. pikk [adjective] (long)
  248. ajal [noun]
  249. tegevus [noun] (activity)
  250. kolmas [adjective] (third)
  251. jutt [noun] (talk)
  252. müüma [verb] (to sell)
  253. õhtu [noun] (evening)
  254. aru [noun] (reason)
  255. looma [verb] (to create)
  256. juures [noun] (at)
  257. ilma [preposition] (without)
  258. lootma [verb] (to hope)
  259. valmis [adjective] (ready)
  260. meel [noun] (sense)
  261. seadus [noun] (law)
  262. ema [noun] (mother)
  263. üsna [adverb] (quite)
  264. eesti [adjective] (estonian)
  265. suvi [noun] (summer)
  266. sinna [noun] (there)
  267. asuma [verb]
  268. vanem [adjective] (older)
  269. kunagi [adverb] (ever) This Estonian adverb is formed by applying the suffix “-gi” to the conjunction « kuna » meaning “because”, which is also in this list of Estonian words.
  270. kümme [numeral] (ten)
  271. küla [noun] (village)
  272. võitma [verb] (to win)
  273. vastama [verb] (to answer)
  274. valitsus [noun] (government)
  275. huvi [noun] (interest)
  276. praegune [adjective] (current)
  277. tähendama [verb] (to mean)
  278. võistlus [noun] (competition) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the word « võistlema ».
  279. ilmselt [adverb] (probably)
  280. kinni [adverb] (closed)
  281. meeskond [noun] (team) This noun is formed by applying the suffix “-kond” to the noun « mees » meaning “man”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  282. tänavu [adverb] (this year)
  283. punkt [noun] (point)
  284. poiss [noun] (boy)
  285. eestlane [noun] (Estonian) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-lane” to the word « Eesti » which means “Estonia” and which is also in this list of Estonian words.
  286. tõttu [postposition] (because of)
  287. arv [noun] (number)
  288. paluma [verb]
  289. alus [noun] (base)
  290. vajama [verb] (to need)
  291. poole [noun]
  292. politsei [noun] (police)
  293. klass [noun] (class)
  294. õigus [noun] (right)
  295. algama [verb] (to begin)
  296. nimi [noun] (name)
  297. selgitama [verb] (to explain)
  298. kuuluma [verb] (to belong)
  299. püüdma [verb] (to catch)
  300. kindel [adjective] (certain)
  301. lõpetama [verb]
  302. juhtuma [verb] (to happen)
  303. valimine [noun] (election) This noun is formed by applying the suffix “-mine” to the verb « valima » meaning “to choose”, which also appears in this list of frequently used Estonian vocabulary words.
  304. täis [adjective] (full)
  305. meeldima [verb] (to like)
  306. omanik [noun] (owner) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-nik” to the adjective « oma » meaning “own”, which also appears in this list of common Estonian vocabulary words.
  307. korter [noun] (apartment)
  308. umbes [adverb] (about)
  309. ent [conjunction] (but)
  310. ümber [preposition] (around)
  311. kandma [verb] (to wear)
  312. märkima [verb] (to note, to mark)
  313. tegu [noun] (action)
  314. soov [noun] (desire)
  315. kasvama [verb] (to grow)
  316. seisma [verb] (to stand)
  317. uskuma [verb] (to believe)
  318. tasu [noun] (remuneration, fee)
  319. eile [adverb] (yesterday)
  320. sobima [verb] (to fit)
  321. palk [noun] (salary)
  322. lööma [verb] (to hit)
  323. kuulma [verb] (to hear)
  324. tunnistama [verb] (to admit)
  325. koer [noun] (dog)
  326. hommik [noun] (morning) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-ik” to the adverb « homme » meaning “tomorrow”, which is also in this list of frequently used Estonian vocabulary words.
  327. kohaselt [postposition] (according to)
  328. tohtima [verb]
  329. avama [verb] (to open)
  330. raamat [noun] (book)
  331. nõudma [verb] (to demand)
  332. tase [noun] (level)
  333. kiri [noun] (letter)
  334. jälle [adverb] (again)
  335. minut [noun] (minute)
  336. sõber [noun] (friend) This Estonian word is very different from the corresponding words in Latvian and Lithuanian (which are respectively “draugs” and “draugas”). See here for a linguistic comparison of Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian.
  337. ehitama [verb] (to build)
  338. hoone [noun] (building)
  339. mets [noun] (forest)
  340. kuhu [adverb] (where)
  341. toode [noun] (product)
  342. aprill [noun] (april)
  343. ajama [verb] (to drive)
  344. tõusma [verb] (to rise, to increase)
  345. terve [adjective] (healthy)
  346. kohus [noun] (court)
  347. sealt [noun] (from there)
  348. lahti [adverb] (open)
  349. astuma [verb] (to step)
  350. isa [noun] (father)
  351. kuus [numeral] (six)
  352. ilus [adjective] (beautiful)
  353. jagama [verb] (to share)
  354. sööma [verb] (to eat)
  355. jalg [noun] (leg)
  356. kõrval [noun] (beside)
  357. elanik [noun] (resident)
  358. ruum [noun] (room)
  359. idee [noun] (idea)
  360. uks [noun] (door)
  361. võit [noun] (victory)
  362. olev [adjective]
  363. huvitav [adjective] (interesting)
  364. taga [adverb] (behind)
  365. vähe [adverb] (a little)
  366. pääsema [verb] (to escape)
  367. alates [preposition] (since)
  368. lihtne [adjective] (simple)
  369. kohtumine [noun] (encounter)
  370. klubi [noun] (club)
  371. keskmine [adjective] (middle)
  372. mööda [adverb] (past)
  373. kaotama [verb] (to lose)
  374. tugev [adjective] (strong)
  375. märts [noun] (march)
  376. täitma [verb] (to fulfill)
  377. mõistma [verb] (to understand)
  378. kevad [noun] (spring)
  379. täiesti [adverb] (completely) This Estonian adverb is formed by adding the suffix “-sti” to the adjective « täis » meaning “full”, which is also in this Estonian vocabulary frequency list.
  380. vastus [noun] (answer)
  381. vist [adverb]
  382. jne [phrase]
  383. ala [noun] (area)
  384. kiiresti [adverb] (quickly) This adverb is formed by adding the suffix “-sti” to the adjective « kiire » meaning “fast”, which is also in this list of frequently used Estonian words.
  385. siia [adverb] (here)
  386. jätkama [verb] (to continue)
  387. täpselt [adverb] (exactly)
  388. arst [noun] (doctor)
  389. kaudu [preposition] (through)
  390. kaduma [verb] (vanish)
  391. hääl [noun] (voice)
  392. proovima [verb] (to try)
  393. veebruar [noun] (February)
  394. tekitama [verb] (to cause)
  395. paik [noun] (place)
  396. maakond [noun] (county)
  397. jaanuar [noun] (january)
  398. loomulikult [adverb] (naturally)
  399. tore [adjective] (great)
  400. kasu [noun]
  401. endine [adjective] (former)
  402. jätkuma [verb]
  403. istuma [verb] (to sit)
  404. meeter [noun] (meter)
  405. talv [noun] (winter)
  406. sügis [noun] (autumn)
  407. mai [noun] (May)
  408. film [noun] (film)
  409. kirik [noun] (church)
  410. peal [noun] (on)
  411. tänu [preposition]
  412. kahju [noun] (damage)
  413. soe [adjective] (warm)
  414. vahetama [verb] (to change)
  415. siduma [verb] (to bind)
  416. järel [adverb] (after)
  417. vaba [adjective] (free)
  418. haigla [noun] (hospital) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-la” to the adjective « haige » meaning “sick”, which also appears in this list of frequently used Estonian words.
  419. pood [noun] (shop)
  420. ilm [noun] (weather)
  421. viga [noun] (fault)
  422. tüdruk [noun] (girl)
  423. sees [postposition] (inside)
  424. september [noun] (September)
  425. leht [noun] (leaf)
  426. juhtima [verb] (to lead)
  427. suhe [noun] (relationship)
  428. programm [noun] (program)
  429. piir [noun] (border)
  430. muusika [noun] (music)
  431. jah [adverb] (yes)
  432. Läti [proper noun] This word is the country name of Latvia in the Estonian language.
  433. hindama [verb] (to evaluate)
  434. tingimus [noun] (condition) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the word « tingima ».
  435. kiire [adjective] (fast)
  436. Rootsi [proper noun] This word is the country name of Sweden in the Estonian language.
  437. puu [noun] (tree) Forests cover about half of the territory of Estonia, which explains why the word for “tree” appears in the 1000 most common Estonian words. In addition this word is the same in Finnish. For more similar words, see this comparison of Finnish and Estonian.
  438. meenutama [verb] (to remember)
  439. ühiskond [noun] (society) This Estonian noun is related to the adjective « ühine » meaning “common”, which is also in this list of common Estonian words.
  440. ringi [noun]
  441. maks [noun]
  442. vastavalt [adverb] (accordingly) The Estonian suffix “-lt” is used to produce adverbs. Here this suffix is applied to the adjective « vastav » meaning “corresponding”, which is also in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  443. kõrge [adjective] (high)
  444. tuba [noun] (room)
  445. majandus [noun] (economy)
  446. Jaan [proper noun] Jaan is a common Estonian male name.
  447. süsteem [noun] (system)
  448. võrra [postposition] (by)
  449. juuni [noun] (June)
  450. uuesti [adverb] (again) This Estonian adverb is formed by applying the suffix “-sti” to the adjective « uus » meaning “new”, which is also in this list of frequently used Estonian words.
  451. Ukraina [proper noun]
  452. november [noun] (november)
  453. kodanik [noun] (citizen) This noun is formed by applying the suffix “-nik” to the word « koda ».
  454. järjest [adverb]
  455. kust [adverb] (where ... from)
  456. amet [noun]
  457. jõud [noun] (strength)
  458. tõmbama [verb] (to pull)
  459. kaup [noun] (goods)
  460. foto [noun] (photo)
  461. laul [noun] (song)
  462. jooksma [verb] (to run)
  463. mure [noun] (concern)
  464. toit [noun] (food)
  465. rada [noun] (track)
  466. vastane [noun] (opponent) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-ne” to the preposition « vastu » meaning “against”, which also appears in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  467. seas [noun]
  468. oktoober [noun] (October)
  469. ühine [adjective] (common)
  470. artikkel [noun] (article)
  471. külm [adjective] (cold)
  472. selg [noun] (back)
  473. mil [adverb]
  474. loom [noun] (animal)
  475. turg [noun] (market)
  476. kultuur [noun] (culture)
  477. Narva [proper noun] This word is the name of a city in Estonia.
  478. vene [adjective] (russian)
  479. langema [verb] (to fall)
  480. tuhat [numeral]
  481. Viljandi [proper noun] This word is the name of a town in Estonia.
  482. Kalev [proper noun] This word comes from “Tallinna Kalev”, which is the name of an Estonian football club.
  483. juuli [noun] (july)
  484. Toomas [proper noun]
  485. osas [noun]
  486. vahe [noun] (difference)
  487. suurus [noun] (size) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-us” to the adjective « suur » meaning “large”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  488. loodus [noun] (nature) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-dus” to the verb « looma » meaning “to create”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  489. valdkond [noun] (field)
  490. vastav [adjective] (corresponding)
  491. tervis [noun] (health)
  492. üritama [verb] (to try)
  493. halb [adjective] (bad)
  494. laud [noun] (board)
  495. teadmine [noun] (knowledge) This noun is formed by applying the suffix “-mine” to the verb « teadma » meaning “to know”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  496. abil [noun]
  497. reede [noun] (Friday)
  498. tavaline [adjective] (usual) This Estonian adjective is formed by applying the suffix “-line” to the word « tava ».
  499. buss [noun] (bus)
  500. lahkuma [verb] (to leave)
  501. samm [noun] (step)
  502. vara [noun] (property)
  503. kohtuma [verb] (to meet)
  504. number [noun] (number)
  505. arve [noun] (bill)
  506. süda [noun] (heart)
  507. kallis [adjective] (dear)
  508. ainus [adjective] (only)
  509. tuttav [adjective] (familiar)
  510. värav [noun] (gate)
  511. muuseum [noun] (museum)
  512. elav [adjective] (lively)
  513. pank [noun] (bank)
  514. sündima [verb] (to be born)
  515. detsember [noun] (december)
  516. talu [noun] (farm)
  517. kaua [adverb] (long)
  518. august [noun] (august)
  519. pidu [noun] (party)
  520. poeg [noun] (son)
  521. tihti [adverb] (often)
  522. seitse [numeral] (seven)
  523. dokument [noun] (document)
  524. nägu [noun] (face)
  525. tuul [noun] (wind)
  526. kaheksa [numeral] (eight)
  527. kasutaja [noun] (user) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-ja” to the verb « kasutama » meaning “to use”, which also appears in this Estonian vocabulary frequency list.
  528. tühi [adjective] (empty)
  529. kaitsma [verb]
  530. helistama [verb] (to call)
  531. märk [noun] (sign)
  532. võim [noun] (power)
  533. unustama [verb] (to forget)
  534. arutama [verb] (to discuss)
  535. oht [noun] (danger)
  536. oskus [noun] (skill)
  537. paistma [verb]
  538. sõda [noun] (war)
  539. a [noun]
  540. ühendus [noun] (association) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the verb « ühendama » meaning “to combine”, which is also in this list of frequently used Estonian words.
  541. poliitik [noun] (politician)
  542. poliitika [noun] (politics)
  543. puhas [adjective] (clean)
  544. mäletama [verb] (to remember)
  545. õnneks [adverb] (fortunately)
  546. tavaliselt [adverb] (usually)
  547. sisu [noun] (content)
  548. magama [verb] (to sleep)
  549. korrus [noun] (floor)
  550. lumi [noun] (snow) Given the nordic climate in Estonian, it is not surprising that the word for “snow” appears among the 1000 most common Estonian words. Also this word is the same in Finnish. For more similar words between these two languages see this comparison of Finnish vs Estonian.
  551. otsa [noun]
  552. saabuma [verb] (to arrive)
  553. tähtis [adjective] (important)
  554. pöörama [verb] (to turn)
  555. võitja [noun] (winner) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-ja” to the verb « võitma » meaning “to win”, which also appears in this list of common Estonian words.
  556. aadress [noun] (address)
  557. näide [noun] (example)
  558. haridus [noun] (education) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-dus” to the word « harima ».
  559. teater [noun] (theater)
  560. kestma [verb] (to last)
  561. lootus [noun] (hope) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the verb « lootma » meaning “to hope”, which also appears in this Estonian vocabulary frequency list.
  562. rand [noun] (beach)
  563. Jüri [proper noun]
  564. külg [noun] (side)
  565. keskus [noun] (center)
  566. ratas [noun] (wheel)
  567. tekst [noun] (text)
  568. avatud [adjective] (open)
  569. sada [numeral] (hundred)
  570. must [adjective] (black)
  571. kvaliteet [noun] (quality)
  572. vedama [verb] (to carry)
  573. katma [verb] (to cover)
  574. rõõm [noun] (joy)
  575. arvuti [noun] (computer)
  576. eriline [adjective] (special) This Estonian adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-line” to the adjective « eri » meaning “distinct”, which is also in this list of common Estonian words.
  577. kasv [noun] (growth)
  578. valge [adjective] (white)
  579. muudatus [noun] (change)
  580. ring [noun] (circle)
  581. äkki [adverb] (suddenly)
  582. saal [noun] (hall) This Estonian vocabulary word is a borrowing of the German word “Saal”. See here for a list of the most common German words.
  583. viies [adjective] (fifth)
  584. isiklik [adjective] (personal) The Estonian suffix “-lik” is used to create adjectives from verbs or nouns. Here this suffix is applied to the noun « isik » meaning “person”, which is also in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  585. suu [noun] (mouth)
  586. meri [noun] (sea)
  587. õpetama [verb] (to teach)
  588. aken [noun] (window)
  589. kerge [adjective] (easy)
  590. kiitma [verb] (to praise)
  591. lükkama [verb] (to push)
  592. sein [noun] (wall)
  593. öö [noun] (night)
  594. lava [noun] (stage)
  595. edu [noun] (success)
  596. rahul [noun]
  597. parandama [verb] (to repair)
  598. huvitama [verb] (to interest)
  599. määr [adjective]
  600. nautima [verb] (to enjoy)
  601. sajand [noun] (century) This noun is formed by applying the suffix “-nd” to the numeral « sada » meaning “hundred”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  602. miljard [numeral] (billion)
  603. hobune [noun] (horse)
  604. õnn [noun] (luck)
  605. võõras [adjective] (strange)
  606. liit [noun] (union)
  607. värske [adjective] (fresh)
  608. toimetama [verb] (deliver)
  609. Leedu [proper noun] This word is the country name of Lithuania in the Estonian language.
  610. suund [noun] (direction)
  611. hing [noun] (soul)
  612. arutelu [noun] (discussion) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-u” to the verb « arutlema » meaning “to discuss”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  613. rida [noun] (row)
  614. kippuma [verb]
  615. puudutama [verb] (to touch)
  616. tubli [adjective] (good)
  617. ilmuma [verb] (to appear)
  618. millal [adverb] (when)
  619. vale [adjective] (false)
  620. luba [noun] (permit)
  621. nahk [noun] (skin)
  622. Moskva [proper noun]
  623. masin [noun] (machine)
  624. homme [adverb] (tomorrow)
  625. alkohol [noun] (alcohol)
  626. Poola [proper noun]
  627. vanus [noun] (age)
  628. hotell [noun] (hotel)
  629. väljas [adverb] (outside)
  630. tõeline [adjective] (real) This Estonian adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-line” to the noun « tõsi » meaning “truth”, which is also in this Estonian vocabulary frequency list.
  631. reis [noun] (trip)
  632. kannatama [verb] (to suffer)
  633. tükk [noun] (piece)
  634. püsima [verb] (to stay)
  635. ääres [noun]
  636. madal [adjective] (low)
  637. üheksa [numeral] (nine)
  638. neljas [adjective] (fourth)
  639. algul [adverb] (at first)
  640. surema [verb] (to die)
  641. hirm [noun] (fear)
  642. peamiselt [adverb] (mainly)
  643. paber [noun] (paper)
  644. kuulutama [verb] (to declare)
  645. pilet [noun] (ticket)
  646. laev [noun] (ship)
  647. Andres [proper noun]
  648. kala [noun] (fish)
  649. komme [noun] (custom)
  650. kaart [noun] (map)
  651. vend [noun] (brother)
  652. mõju [noun] (effect)
  653. laulma [verb] (to sing)
  654. puutuma [verb] (to touch)
  655. organisatsioon [noun] (organization)
  656. telefon [noun] (telephone)
  657. video [noun] (video)
  658. tarvis [adverb] (needed)
  659. seltskond [noun] This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-kond” to the noun « selts » meaning “society”, which also appears in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  660. tulev [participle]
  661. haigus [noun] (disease) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the adjective « haige » meaning “sick”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  662. jõgi [noun] (river) This Estonian word is very different from the corresponding words in Latvian and Lithuanian (which are respectively “upe and “upė”). See here for a language comparison of Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian.
  663. vähene [adjective] (little) This Estonian adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-ne” to the adverb « vähe » meaning “a little”, which is also in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  664. sadam [noun] (harbour)
  665. külastama [verb] (to visit)
  666. plats [noun] (square)
  667. mainima [verb] (to mention)
  668. kätte [noun]
  669. muutus [noun] (change) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the verb « muutma » meaning “to change”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  670. kasvatama [verb] (to grow)
  671. järv [noun] (lake)
  672. sekund [noun] (second)
  673. aed [noun] (garden)
  674. grupp [noun] (group)
  675. vältima [verb] (to avoid)
  676. haige [adjective] (sick)
  677. kass [noun] (cat)
  678. keskkond [noun] (environment)
  679. kõne [noun] (speech)
  680. Peeter [proper noun]
  681. tegelane [noun] (character) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-lane” to the verb « tegema » meaning “to do”, which also appears in this list of frequently used Estonian vocabulary words.
  682. vorm [noun] (a form)
  683. õhk [noun] (air)
  684. värv [noun] (paint)
  685. kaitse [noun] (defence)
  686. rong [noun] (train)
  687. roheline [adjective] (green) This Estonian adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-line” to the word « rohi ».
  688. varsti [adverb] (soon) This adverb is formed by adding the suffix “-sti” to the word « vars ».
  689. lühike [adjective] (short)
  690. suunama [verb] (to direct)
  691. pind [noun] (surface)
  692. venelane [noun] (Russian)
  693. liikumine [noun] (motion)
  694. segama [verb] (to mix)
  695. lähedal [adjective]
  696. üksi [adverb] (alone)
  697. ohtlik [adjective] (dangerous) The Estonian suffix “-lik” is used to form adjectives from verbs or nouns. Here this suffix is applied to the noun « oht » meaning “danger”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  698. kauplus [noun] (shop) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the word « kauplema ».
  699. kaunis [adjective] (beautiful)
  700. riie [noun] (cloth)
  701. Ilves [proper noun]
  702. omama [verb] (to own)
  703. tütar [noun] (daughter)
  704. esindama [verb] (to represent)
  705. esile [noun]
  706. näitleja [noun] (actor) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-ja” to the word « näitlema ».
  707. tuli [noun] (light)
  708. keerama [verb] (to turn)
  709. päike [noun] (sun)
  710. lendama [verb] (to fly)
  711. toime [noun] (effect)
  712. kaamera [noun] (camera)
  713. üldine [adjective] (general)
  714. tõde [noun] (truth)
  715. kasulik [adjective] (useful)
  716. köök [noun] (kitchen)
  717. jooma [verb] (to drink)
  718. sõiduk [noun] (vehicle) This Estonian noun is related to the verb « sõitma » meaning “to drive”, which also appears in this Estonian vocabulary frequency list.
  719. Rüütel [proper noun] This word is an Estonian surname.
  720. käitumine [noun] (behavior) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-mine” to the verb « käituma » meaning “to behave”, which is also in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  721. meelest [noun]
  722. ravim [noun] (medicine)
  723. hull [adjective] (crazy)
  724. neiu [noun]
  725. vihm [noun] (rain)
  726. õu [noun] (outside)
  727. katus [noun] (roof)
  728. armastus [noun] (love) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the verb « armastama » meaning “to love”, which also appears in this list of frequently used Estonian words.
  729. armastama [verb] (to love)
  730. kunst [noun] (art)
  731. tuletama [verb] (to derive)
  732. arendama [verb] (to develop)
  733. katse [noun] (experiment)
  734. Hiina [proper noun] This word is the country name of China in the Estonian language.
  735. Tiit [proper noun] Tiit is a common Estonian male name.
  736. kivi [noun] (stone)
  737. müüja [noun] (seller)
  738. surm [noun] (death)
  739. mood [noun] (fashion)
  740. laager [noun] (camp)
  741. jagu [noun]
  742. seletama [verb] (to explain)
  743. ravi [noun] (treatment)
  744. tegija [noun] This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-ja” to the verb « tegema » meaning “to do”, which also appears in this list of frequently used Estonian words.
  745. Ameerika [proper noun]
  746. lennuk [noun] (aeroplane)
  747. kuulutus [noun] (advertisement) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the verb « kuulutama » meaning “to declare”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  748. rühm [noun] (group)
  749. jää [noun] (ice)
  750. peagi [adverb] (soon)
  751. tähistama [verb]
  752. punane [adjective] (red) This adjective is formed by applying the suffix “-ne” to the noun « puna » which means “the color red”.
  753. tõsi [noun] (truth)
  754. inglise [adjective] (english)
  755. õnnelik [adjective] (happy) This adjective is formed by applying the suffix “-lik” to the noun « õnn » meaning “luck”, which is also in this list of common Estonian words.
  756. traditsioon [noun] (tradition)
  757. ots [noun] (end)
  758. järgnema [verb] (to follow)
  759. põlema [verb] (to burn)
  760. õppimine [noun] (learning) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-mine” to the verb « õppima » meaning “to learn”, which is also in this list of Estonian words.
  761. tehnika [noun] (technology)
  762. asutus [noun] (institution) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the word « asutama ».
  763. selts [noun] (society)
  764. tellimus [noun] (order)
  765. pall [noun] (ball)
  766. vahetus [noun] (change)
  767. auk [noun] (hole)
  768. pensionär [noun] (pensioner)
  769. heitma [verb] (to throw)
  770. perekond [noun] (family)
  771. eel [noun]
  772. sulgema [verb] (to close)
  773. reklaam [noun] (advertisement) This Estonian vocabulary word is a borrowing of the French word “réclame”. See here for a list of the most common French words.
  774. maitse [noun] (taste)
  775. objekt [noun] (object)
  776. Itaalia [proper noun]
  777. vabadus [noun] (freedom) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-dus” to the adjective « vaba » meaning “free”, which also appears in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  778. Andrus [proper noun]
  779. keha [noun] (body)
  780. sild [noun] (bridge)
  781. kõva [adjective] (hard)
  782. sõnum [noun] (message)
  783. kiirus [noun] (speed) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-us” to the adjective « kiire » meaning “fast”, which is also in this list of Estonian words.
  784. teel [noun]
  785. mugav [adjective] (comfortable)
  786. hukkuma [verb]
  787. naaber [noun] (neighbour)
  788. valgus [noun] (light) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the adjective « valge » meaning “white”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  789. nõu [noun] (advice)
  790. hammas [noun] (tooth)
  791. saar [noun] (island)
  792. kraad [noun] (degree)
  793. taim [noun] (plant)
  794. käsitlema [verb] (to handle)
  795. vabalt [adverb] (freely)
  796. lemmik [noun] (favourite)
  797. usaldama [verb] (to trust)
  798. nurk [noun] (corner)
  799. pime [adjective] (blind)
  800. rajama [verb] (to establish)
  801. päästma [verb] (to save)
  802. käituma [verb] (to behave)
  803. füüsiline [adjective] (physical)
  804. tüüp [noun] (type)
  805. rahu [noun] (peace)
  806. Urmas [proper noun] This word is a common Estonian male name.
  807. hääletama [verb] (to vote)
  808. arenema [verb] (to develop)
  809. tark [adjective] (smart)
  810. aina [adverb] (always)
  811. muretsema [verb] (to worry)
  812. taoline [adjective]
  813. kaal [noun]
  814. kaasas [adverb] (with)
  815. kaugel [adverb] (far away)
  816. tootma [verb] (to produce)
  817. Indrek [proper noun]
  818. sport [noun] (sports)
  819. üksik [adjective] (sole)
  820. lubadus [noun] (promise)
  821. kolima [verb] (to move)
  822. puhkus [noun] (vacation)
  823. Priit [proper noun]
  824. omandama [verb] (to acquire)
  825. Margus [proper noun]
  826. õde [noun] (sister)
  827. tegelik [adjective] (actual) This adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-lik” to the verb « tegema » meaning “to do”, which is also in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  828. lõuna [noun] (south)
  829. tonn [noun] (ton)
  830. ühendama [verb]
  831. tants [noun] (dance)
  832. põhi [noun] (north)
  833. tõestama [verb] (to prove)
  834. soomlane [noun] (Finn) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-lane” to the word « Soome » which means “Finland”.
  835. kõrv [noun] (ear)
  836. kurb [adjective] (sad)
  837. käik [noun] (move)
  838. hoog [noun]
  839. lai [adjective] (wide)
  840. eri [adjective]
  841. Juhan [proper noun]
  842. Norra [proper noun]
  843. aine [noun] (substance)
  844. haarama [verb] (to grab)
  845. püsti [adverb] (upright)
  846. laulja [noun] (singer) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-ja” to the verb « laulma » meaning “to sing”, which is also in this list of common Estonian words.
  847. voor [noun] (round)
  848. kena [adjective] (nice)
  849. kah [adverb] (too)
  850. näima [verb]
  851. aus [adjective] (honest)
  852. rehv [noun] (tire)
  853. kütus [noun] (fuel)
  854. tänama [verb] (to thank)
  855. Riia [proper noun]
  856. sõdur [noun] (soldier)
  857. ese [noun] (item)
  858. võitlema [verb] (to fight)
  859. Tõnu [proper noun] This word is a male name which is common in Estonia.
  860. kuld [noun] (gold)
  861. Iraak [proper noun]
  862. erinevus [noun] (difference) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the adjective « erinev » meaning “different”, which also appears in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  863. juus [noun] (hair)
  864. jälg [noun] (trace)
  865. Jaanus [proper noun]
  866. õlg [noun] (shoulder)
  867. kuiv [adjective] (dry)
  868. põrand [noun] (floor)
  869. usk [noun] (faith)
  870. restoran [noun] (restaurant)
  871. uhke [adjective] (proud)
  872. võime [noun] (ability)
  873. jumal [noun] (god)
  874. ohver [noun] (victim)
  875. täht [noun] (star)
  876. paat [noun] (boat)
  877. pisike [adjective] (tiny)
  878. Rein [proper noun]
  879. voodi [noun] (bed)
  880. mägi [noun] (mountain)
  881. au [noun] (honor)
  882. kast [noun] (box)
  883. põlvkond [noun] (generation)
  884. ametlik [adjective] (official)
  885. saun [noun] (sauna)
  886. ahi [noun] (oven)
  887. korjama [verb]
  888. intervjuu [noun] (interview)
  889. ost [noun] (purchase)
  890. tasku [noun] (pocket)
  891. sünd [noun] (birth)
  892. seminar [noun] (seminar)
  893. põhjustama [verb] (to cause)
  894. lind [noun] (bird)
  895. Jaak [proper noun]
  896. sakslane [noun] (german) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-lane” to the word « saks ».
  897. hool [noun] (care)
  898. laht [noun] (bay)
  899. tehas [noun] (factory)
  900. allikas [noun]
  901. taastama [verb]
  902. leib [noun] (bread)
  903. kallas [noun] (shore)
  904. relv [noun] (weapon)
  905. informatsioon [noun] (information)
  906. odav [adjective] (cheap)
  907. plaat [noun] (plate)
  908. pakk [noun] (package)
  909. Mati [proper noun]
  910. Taani [proper noun] This word is the country name of Denmark in the Estonian language.
  911. arutlema [verb] (to discuss)
  912. kott [noun] (bag)
  913. jooks [noun] (a run)
  914. kaugele [adverb]
  915. Kristjan [proper noun]
  916. kaupa [noun]
  917. hall [adjective] (grey)
  918. tahe [noun] (will)
  919. sadama [verb] (to rain)
  920. määrus [noun] (regulation)
  921. Martin [proper noun]
  922. nali [noun] (joke)
  923. naerma [verb] (to laugh)
  924. esindus [noun] (representation) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the verb « esindama » meaning “to represent”, which is also in this list of common Estonian vocabulary words.
  925. häirima [verb] (to disturb) This Estonian vocabulary word is a borrowing of the Finnish word “häiritä”. See here for a list of the most common Finnish words.
  926. lahtine [adjective] (open)
  927. teadlane [noun] (scientist) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-lane” to the verb « teadma » meaning “to know”, which also appears in this list of Estonian vocabulary words.
  928. piirang [noun] (limitation) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-ng” to the word « piirama ».
  929. Ott [proper noun]
  930. kutse [noun] (invitation)
  931. kuum [adjective] (hot)
  932. esmalt [adverb]
  933. lause [noun] (sentence)
  934. vägi [noun] (force)
  935. liin [noun] (line)
  936. põhiline [adjective] This adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-line” to the noun « põhi » meaning “north”, which is also in this list of common Estonian words.
  937. kirjanik [noun] (writer) The root of this Estonian word is the noun « kiri » meaning “letter”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  938. isiklikult [adverb] (personally)
  939. jõulud [noun] (Christmas)
  940. väljendama [verb] (to express)
  941. Karl [proper noun]
  942. kaugus [noun] (distance) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-us” to the word « kauge ».
  943. põld [noun] (field)
  944. Tarmo [proper noun]
  945. koor [noun] (peel)
  946. klaas [noun] (glass)
  947. suruma [verb] (to press)
  948. tulek [noun] (arrival)
  949. näitaja [noun] (indicator)
  950. Aivar [proper noun]
  951. statistika [noun] (statistics)
  952. kontor [noun] (office)
  953. kinkima [verb] (to give)
  954. rikas [adjective] (rich)
  955. paiku [noun]
  956. tihe [adjective] (dense)
  957. juurest [noun]
  958. kanal [noun] (channel)
  959. rind [noun] (breast)
  960. moodi [noun]
  961. Kihnu [proper noun]
  962. ime [noun] (miracle)
  963. tunnustama [verb]
  964. olu [noun]
  965. seos [noun] (connection)
  966. Mai [proper noun]
  967. õpe [noun] (study)
  968. tere [interjection] (hello)
  969. armas [adjective] (cute)
  970. pehme [adjective] (soft)
  971. Tiina [proper noun]
  972. hüppama [verb] (to jump)
  973. varastama [verb] (to steal)
  974. kohvik [noun] (cafe)
  975. paha [adjective] (bad)
  976. komplekt [noun] (set)
  977. sügav [adjective] (deep)
  978. viitsima [verb]
  979. lend [noun] (flight)
  980. tapma [verb] (to kill)
  981. Hispaania [proper noun]
  982. loll [adjective] (stupid)
  983. võrk [noun] (net)
  984. eksima [verb] (get lost)
  985. jook [noun] (drink)
  986. Marko [proper noun]
  987. eraldama [verb] (to separate)
  988. tervik [noun]
  989. põlv [noun] (knee)
  990. kõndima [verb] (to walk)
  991. kulgema [verb] (to proceed)
  992. Kadri [proper noun]
  993. võti [noun] (key)
  994. liik [noun] (species)
  995. Saar [proper noun]
  996. otsing [noun] (search)
  997. muusik [noun] (musician)
  998. hunt [noun] (wolf)
  999. vaim [noun] (spirit)
  1000. nina [noun] (nose)
  1001. lahing [noun] (battle)
  1002. maine [noun] (reputation)
  1003. harjutama [verb] (to practice)
  1004. nõrk [adjective] (weak)
  1005. Kallas [proper noun]
  1006. kõht [noun] (stomach)
  1007. teadus [noun] (science) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the verb « teadma » meaning “to know”, which also appears in this list of Estonian words.
  1008. selgitus [noun] (explanation)
  1009. Meelis [proper noun]
  1010. kuues [adjective] (sixth)
  1011. peatama [verb] (to stop)
  1012. kohv [noun] (coffee)
  1013. murdma [verb] (to break)
  1014. teos [noun]
  1015. reisija [noun] (passenger) This Estonian noun is formed by applying the suffix “-ja” to the word « reisima ».
  1016. otsimine [noun]
  1017. saatus [noun] (fate)
  1018. lipp [noun] (flag)
  1019. vangla [noun] (prison) This noun is formed by applying the suffix “-la” to the Estonian word « vang » which means “prisoner”.
  1020. side [noun] (bond)
  1021. löök [noun]
  1022. kitsas [adjective] (narrow)
  1023. tehnoloogia [noun] (technology)
  1024. Jeesus [proper noun]
  1025. paras [adjective]
  1026. veri [noun] (blood)
  1027. võlg [noun] (debt)
  1028. harva [adverb] (seldom)
  1029. piim [noun] (milk)
  1030. seitsmes [adjective] (seventh)
  1031. las [verb]
  1032. saladus [noun] (secret) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-dus” to the word « sala » which means “secretly”.
  1033. ründama [verb] (to attack)
  1034. mööbel [noun] (furniture)
  1035. Afganistan [proper noun]
  1036. juur [noun] (root)
  1037. looming [noun]
  1038. pikkus [noun] (length) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-us” to the adjective « pikk » meaning “long”, which also appears in this list of common Estonian words.
  1039. ristmik [noun] (intersection)
  1040. mõtlemine [noun] (thinking) This noun is formed by adding the suffix “-mine” to the verb « mõtlema » meaning “to think”, which is also in this list of Estonian words.
  1041. mõis [noun] (manor)
  1042. ase [noun]
  1043. mõõt [noun] (measure)
  1044. söök [noun] (meal)
  1045. julge [adjective] (brave)
  1046. pistma [verb] (to put)
  1047. suht [adverb]
  1048. koondama [verb] (to concentrate)
  1049. taevas [noun] (sky)
  1050. elamine [noun] (residence) This Estonian noun is formed by adding the suffix “-mine” to the verb « elama » meaning “to live”, which is also in this list of common Estonian vocabulary words.
  1051. Raivo [proper noun]
  1052. püha [adjective] (holy)
  1053. sõbralik [adjective] (friendly) This adjective is formed by adding the suffix “-lik” to the noun « sõber » meaning “friend”, which also appears in this list of frequently used Estonian words.
  1054. ennustama [verb] (to predict)
  1055. medal [noun] (medal)
  1056. turvaline [adjective] (safe)
  1057. liiv [noun] (sand)
  1058. lill [noun]
  1059. pill [noun] (pill)