FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈheŋki/, [ˈhe̞ŋki]
  • Rhymes: -eŋki
  • Syllabification: hen‧ki

Etymology 1Edit

From Proto-Finnic *henki, from Proto-Uralic *čeŋke.

NounEdit

henki

  1. breath
    Sinun henkesi haisee.
    Your breath stinks.
  2. spirit, ghost
    Pyhä Henki the Holy Ghost
  3. life (only when its safety is questioned)
    Henkesi on vaarassa.
    Your life is in danger.
  4. person
    Neljän hengen hytti.
    A cabin for four persons.
  5. genie
    pullon henki
    the genie of the bottle
DeclensionEdit
Inflection of henki (Kotus type 7/ovi, nk-ng gradation)
nominative henki henget
genitive hengen henkien
partitive henkeä henkiä
illative henkeen henkiin
singular plural
nominative henki henget
accusative nom. henki henget
gen. hengen
genitive hengen henkien
partitive henkeä henkiä
inessive hengessä hengissä
elative hengestä hengistä
illative henkeen henkiin
adessive hengellä hengillä
ablative hengeltä hengiltä
allative hengelle hengille
essive henkenä henkinä
translative hengeksi hengiksi
instructive hengin
abessive hengettä hengittä
comitative henkineen
Possessive forms of henki (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person henkeni henkemme
2nd person henkesi henkenne
3rd person henkensä
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Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

henki

  1. Third-person singular indicative past form of henkiä.

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IngrianEdit

NounEdit

henki

  1. soul