gnocchi

See also: Gnocchi

EnglishEdit

 
Gnocchi in a tomato sauce.

EtymologyEdit

From Italian gnocchi, plural of gnocco (dumpling, literally lump), from nocchio (knot (in wood)), a borrowing from Lombardic knohha (knuckle, bone, knot), from Proto-Germanic *knukǭ (bone), *kneukaz (tuber, knuckle), from Proto-Indo-European *gnew- (knot, bundle). Cognate with Middle High German knoche (bone, knot) (modern German Knochen), Middle Dutch knoke (knuckle, knob, knot), Swedish knoge (knuckle). More at knuckle.

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈnjɒ.ki/; IPA(key): /ˈnɒ.ki/ (sometimes proscribed)
  • (US) enPR: nyōʹkē, IPA(key): /ˈnjoʊ.ki/
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NounEdit

gnocchi (plural gnocchi or gnocchis)

  1. Italian pasta-like dumplings made of potato or semolina.

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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Italian gnocchi.

NounEdit

gnocchi

  1. gnocchi
    Söin gnoccheja lounaaksi.
    I ate gnocchi for lunch.

Usage notesEdit

The Italian plural word has been adopted into Finnish as a singular.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of gnocchi (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative gnocchi gnocchit
genitive gnocchin gnocchien
partitive gnocchia gnoccheja
illative gnocchiin gnoccheihin
singular plural
nominative gnocchi gnocchit
accusative nom. gnocchi gnocchit
gen. gnocchin
genitive gnocchin gnocchien
partitive gnocchia gnoccheja
inessive gnocchissa gnoccheissa
elative gnocchista gnoccheista
illative gnocchiin gnoccheihin
adessive gnocchilla gnoccheilla
ablative gnocchilta gnoccheilta
allative gnocchille gnoccheille
essive gnocchina gnoccheina
translative gnocchiksi gnoccheiksi
instructive gnocchein
abessive gnocchitta gnoccheitta
comitative gnoccheineen
Possessive forms of gnocchi (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person gnocchini gnocchimme
2nd person gnocchisi gnocchinne
3rd person gnocchinsa

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NounEdit

gnocchi m (plural gnocchis)

  1. gnocchi

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NounEdit

gnocchi m pl

  1. plural of gnocco
  2. a dish of gnocchi

DescendantsEdit

  • Catalan: nyoqui
  • English: gnocchi
  • Finnish: gnocchi
  • French: gnocchi
  • Korean: 뇨키 (nyoki)
  • Polish: gnocchi
  • Spanish: ñoqui

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

EtymologyEdit

From Italian gnocchi.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

gnocchi n (indeclinable)

  1. gnocchi

Further readingEdit

  • gnocchi in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • gnocchi in Polish dictionaries at PWN