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sija

See also: šija

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle Proto-Finnic *sija-, from Early Proto-Germanic *stījā. Cognates include English -sty as in pigsty and Swedish (svin)-stia.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: si‧ja
  • IPA(key): [ˈsijɑ]

NounEdit

sija

  1. stead
  2. ranking
  3. rest, support
  4. (grammar) case

DeclensionEdit

Derived termsEdit


VepsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

sija (genitive singular sijan, partitive singular sijad, partitive plural sijoid)

  1. place
  2. point, location
  3. region, area
  4. territory

InflectionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "место", "пункт", "территория" in Uz' venä-vepsläine vajehnik/Новый русско-вепсский словарь (Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ), Nina G. Zaiceva, Maria I. Mullonen, 2007.