See also: manse

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Manchester. Tampere was a centre of cotton industry in the 19th Century and therefore called Suomen Manchester (Manchester of Finland).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmɑnse/, [ˈmɑns̠e̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑnse
  • Syllabification: Man‧se

Proper nounEdit

Manse

  1. commonly used nickname of Tampere, a city of 200,000 people in Finland

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Manse (Kotus type 8/nalle, no gradation)
nominative Manse
genitive Mansen
partitive Mansea
illative Manseen
singular plural
nominative Manse
accusative nom. Manse
gen. Mansen
genitive Mansen
partitive Mansea
inessive Mansessa
elative Mansesta
illative Manseen
adessive Mansella
ablative Manselta
allative Manselle
essive Mansena
translative Manseksi
instructive
abessive Mansetta
comitative
Possessive forms of Manse (type nalle)
possessor singular plural
1st person Manseni Mansemme
2nd person Mansesi Mansenne
3rd person Mansensa