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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *jano, of further unknown origin. Cognates include Estonian janu, Karelian jano, Votic jano.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈjɑno/, [ˈjɑno̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑno
  • Hyphenation: ja‧no

NounEdit

jano

  1. thirst (sensation)
    Minulla on jano.
    I am thirsty
  2. thirst, desire, lust, struggle for ambition, greed

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of jano (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative jano janot
genitive janon janojen
partitive janoa janoja
illative janoon janoihin
singular plural
nominative jano janot
accusative nom. jano janot
gen. janon
genitive janon janojen
partitive janoa janoja
inessive janossa janoissa
elative janosta janoista
illative janoon janoihin
adessive janolla janoilla
ablative janolta janoilta
allative janolle janoille
essive janona janoina
translative janoksi janoiksi
instructive janoin
abessive janotta janoitta
comitative janoineen

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ReferencesEdit

  • Häkkinen, Kaisa (2004) Nykysuomen etymologinen sanakirja [Modern Finnish etymological dictionary] (in Finnish), Juva: WSOY, →ISBN

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IngrianEdit

NounEdit

jano

  1. thirst

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

jano

  1. merely, only, just

PaliEdit

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NounEdit

jano

  1. nominative singular of jana