tuonpuoleinen

FinnishEdit

(index tu)

EtymologyEdit

Genitive of tuo (that) +‎ puoleinen (sided). Literally roughly “belonging to the other side”.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: tuon‧puo‧lei‧nen
  • IPA(key): /ˈtuomˌpuoleinen/

AdjectiveEdit

tuonpuoleinen

  1. Transcendental, otherworldly.
    ~ elämä = the afterlife, life after death.
  2. Being on that side (over there; when the speaker points at the place).

DeclensionEdit

NounEdit

tuonpuoleinen

  1. The beyond.
  2. (religion) The hereafter.

DeclensionEdit

Last modified on 25 February 2014, at 02:12