See also: lilja

FaroeseEdit

Proper nounEdit

Lilja

  1. A female given name

Usage notesEdit

Matronymics

  • son of Lilja: Liljuson
  • daughter of Lilja: Liljudóttir

DeclensionEdit

Singular
Indefinite
Nominative Lilja
Accusative Lilju
Dative Lilju
Genitive Lilju

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

A 19th century flower name from lilja (lily). Comparable to English Lily.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈliljɑ/, [ˈliljɑ]
  • Rhymes: -iljɑ
  • Syllabification: Lil‧ja

Proper nounEdit

Lilja

  1. A female given name.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Lilja (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative Lilja Liljat
genitive Liljan Liljojen
partitive Liljaa Liljoja
illative Liljaan Liljoihin
singular plural
nominative Lilja Liljat
accusative nom. Lilja Liljat
gen. Liljan
genitive Liljan Liljojen
Liljainrare
partitive Liljaa Liljoja
inessive Liljassa Liljoissa
elative Liljasta Liljoista
illative Liljaan Liljoihin
adessive Liljalla Liljoilla
ablative Liljalta Liljoilta
allative Liljalle Liljoille
essive Liljana Liljoina
translative Liljaksi Liljoiksi
instructive Liljoin
abessive Liljatta Liljoitta
comitative Liljoineen
Possessive forms of Lilja (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person Liljani Liljamme
2nd person Liljasi Liljanne
3rd person Liljansa

IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lilium (meaning "lily").

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

Lilja f (genitive singular Lilju, nominative plural Liljur)

  1. A female given name.
  2. A celebrated religious poem by Eysteinn Ásgrímsson.

DeclensionEdit