FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *haama (only found derived in Karelian hoamu, Veps aamo, and dialectal Finnish hahmo, haamo), probably from Proto-Finno-Permic *šamɜ.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: haa‧mu
  • Rhymes: -ɑːmu
  • IPA(key): /ˈhɑːmu/, [ˈhɑːmu]

NounEdit

haamu

  1. ghost, spirit (disembodied soul; the soul or spirit of a deceased person; a spirit appearing after death)
    kalpea kuin haamu
    pale as a ghost
  2. shadow (imperfect and faint representation)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of haamu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative haamu haamut
genitive haamun haamujen
partitive haamua haamuja
illative haamuun haamuihin
singular plural
nominative haamu haamut
accusative nom. haamu haamut
gen. haamun
genitive haamun haamujen
partitive haamua haamuja
inessive haamussa haamuissa
elative haamusta haamuista
illative haamuun haamuihin
adessive haamulla haamuilla
ablative haamulta haamuilta
allative haamulle haamuille
essive haamuna haamuina
translative haamuksi haamuiksi
instructive haamuin
abessive haamutta haamuitta
comitative haamuineen
Possessive forms of haamu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person haamuni haamumme
2nd person haamusi haamunne
3rd person haamunsa

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