groteski

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Ultimately from Italian grottesco, probably through French grotesque, either directly or through German grotesk (as suggested by the Finnish pronunciation) or Swedish grotesk.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡroteski/, [ˈɡro̞t̪e̞s̠ki]
  • Rhymes: -oteski
  • Syllabification(key): gro‧tes‧ki

AdjectiveEdit

groteski (comparative groteskimpi, superlative groteskein)

  1. grotesque (abnormal, distorted)
    Synonyms: irvokas, groteskinen (rare)
  2. (typography) grotesque, sans-serif
    Synonym: groteskinen

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of groteski (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative groteski groteskit
genitive groteskin groteskien
partitive groteskia groteskeja
illative groteskiin groteskeihin
singular plural
nominative groteski groteskit
accusative nom. groteski groteskit
gen. groteskin
genitive groteskin groteskien
partitive groteskia groteskeja
inessive groteskissa groteskeissa
elative groteskista groteskeista
illative groteskiin groteskeihin
adessive groteskilla groteskeilla
ablative groteskilta groteskeilta
allative groteskille groteskeille
essive groteskina groteskeina
translative groteskiksi groteskeiksi
instructive groteskein
abessive groteskitta groteskeitta
comitative groteskeine
Possessive forms of groteski (type risti)
Rare. Only used with substantive adjectives.
possessor singular plural
1st person groteskini groteskimme
2nd person groteskisi groteskinne
3rd person groteskinsa

Derived termsEdit

See alsoEdit

NounEdit

groteski

  1. (typography) grotesque, sans-serif font
  2. (ornamentation) grotesque (an ornamental style)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of groteski (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative groteski groteskit
genitive groteskin groteskien
partitive groteskia groteskeja
illative groteskiin groteskeihin
singular plural
nominative groteski groteskit
accusative nom. groteski groteskit
gen. groteskin
genitive groteskin groteskien
partitive groteskia groteskeja
inessive groteskissa groteskeissa
elative groteskista groteskeista
illative groteskiin groteskeihin
adessive groteskilla groteskeilla
ablative groteskilta groteskeilta
allative groteskille groteskeille
essive groteskina groteskeina
translative groteskiksi groteskeiksi
instructive groteskein
abessive groteskitta groteskeitta
comitative groteskeineen
Possessive forms of groteski (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person groteskini groteskimme
2nd person groteskisi groteskinne
3rd person groteskinsa

Derived termsEdit