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Verb type: 1


  1. to send (to make something go from one place to another)
    Lähetin sinulle viestin.
    I sent a message to you.
    lähettää pois ― to dismiss (literally, “to send off/away”)
    lähettää edelleen ― to forward, relay (literally, “to send forwards”)
    lähettää uudelleen ― to resend (literally, “to send again”)
  2. to dispatch (to send with promptness)
  3. (computing) to dispatch (to pass on for further processing)
  4. to ship (to send a parcel or container to a recipient by any means of transport)
    Lähetämme tavarat teille junalla.
    We will send the goods to you by train.
  5. to transmit (to spread a signal)
    Radio Beat lähettää rokkia kellon ympäri.
    Radio Beat transmits rock music around the clock.
  6. (Internet) to upload


Indicative Conjugations

The present, imperfect, perfect, and pluperfect (past perfect) tenses in English correspond to "speaks", "spoke", "has spoken", and "had spoken".

Present tense conjugation chart

Past tense conjugation chart

Perfect tense conjugation chart

Pluperfect tense conjugation chart

Conditional Conjugations

The conditional present and perfect moods in English typically correspond to "would" and "would have".

Present tense conjugation chart

Perfect tense conjugation chart