FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *hidas, borrowed from Proto-Germanic *sīþaz, whence German seit.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈhidɑs/, [ˈhidɑs̠]
  • Rhymes: -idɑs
  • Syllabification(key): hi‧das

AdjectiveEdit

hidas (comparative hitaampi, superlative hitain)

  1. slow
    Antonyms: nopea, vauhdikas, (dialectal) äkäinen
  2. (euphemistic) stupid; mentally retarded
    Synonym: (stupid) see thesaurus:tyhmä
    Synonym: (retarded) see thesaurus:vammainen

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of hidas (Kotus type 41*F/vieras, t-d gradation)
nominative hidas hitaat
genitive hitaan hitaiden
hitaitten
partitive hidasta hitaita
illative hitaaseen hitaisiin
singular plural
nominative hidas hitaat
accusative nom. hidas hitaat
gen. hitaan
genitive hitaan hitaiden
hitaitten
partitive hidasta hitaita
inessive hitaassa hitaissa
elative hitaasta hitaista
illative hitaaseen hitaisiin
hitaihinrare
adessive hitaalla hitailla
ablative hitaalta hitailta
allative hitaalle hitaille
essive hitaana hitaina
translative hitaaksi hitaiksi
instructive hitain
abessive hitaatta hitaitta
comitative hitaine
Possessive forms of hidas (type vieras)
Rare. Only used with substantive adjectives.
possessor singular plural
1st person hitaani hitaamme
2nd person hitaasi hitaanne
3rd person hitaansa

Derived termsEdit