FinnishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

Reshaping of hepo; compare poppa versus polttaa.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhepːɑ/, [ˈhe̞pːɑ]
  • Rhymes: -epːɑ
  • Syllabification: hep‧pa

NounEdit

heppa

  1. (children, colloquial) horse
  2. (tech slang, colloquial) horsepower

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of heppa (Kotus type 9/kala, pp-p gradation)
nominative heppa hepat
genitive hepan heppojen
partitive heppaa heppoja
illative heppaan heppoihin
singular plural
nominative heppa hepat
accusative nom. heppa hepat
gen. hepan
genitive hepan heppojen
heppainrare
partitive heppaa heppoja
inessive hepassa hepoissa
elative hepasta hepoista
illative heppaan heppoihin
adessive hepalla hepoilla
ablative hepalta hepoilta
allative hepalle hepoille
essive heppana heppoina
translative hepaksi hepoiksi
instructive hepoin
abessive hepatta hepoitta
comitative heppoineen
Possessive forms of heppa (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person heppani heppamme
2nd person heppasi heppanne
3rd person heppansa

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