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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Swedish karaff, from German Karafe, from Italian caraffa, probably from Arabic غُرْفَة(ḡurfa, cup or dipper), from غَرَفَ(ḡarafa, to ladle).

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: ka‧rah‧vi
  • Rhymes: -ɑhʋi
  • IPA(key): [ˈkɑrɑhʋi]

NounEdit

karahvi

  1. carafe (bottle, usually glass and with a flared lip, used for serving beverages, especially wine or liquor)
  2. decanter (receptacle for decanted wine or liquor, especially a crystal bottle with a stopper)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of karahvi (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative karahvi karahvit
genitive karahvin karahvien
partitive karahvia karahveja
illative karahviin karahveihin
singular plural
nominative karahvi karahvit
accusative nom. karahvi karahvit
gen. karahvin
genitive karahvin karahvien
partitive karahvia karahveja
inessive karahvissa karahveissa
elative karahvista karahveista
illative karahviin karahveihin
adessive karahvilla karahveilla
ablative karahvilta karahveilta
allative karahville karahveille
essive karahvina karahveina
translative karahviksi karahveiksi
instructive karahvein
abessive karahvitta karahveitta
comitative karahveineen

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