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FinnishEdit

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Finnish cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : kolme
    Ordinal : kolmas
    Adverbial : kolmasti
    Multiplier : kolminkertainen
    Distributive : kolmittain
    Colloquial counting form : koo
    Colloquial ordinal : kolkki
Finnish Wikipedia article on kolme

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kolme, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *kolme. Cognates include Estonian kolm, Khanty хәԓум (xəḷum), Mansi хӯрум (hūrum) and Hungarian három.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkolme/, [ˈko̞lme̞]
  • Hyphenation: kol‧me

NumeralEdit

kolme

  1. three

Usage notesEdit

DeclensionEdit

Inflection for the singular is the same as type nalle (number 8), while for the plural it is ovi (number 7). However, in the second possible multiplicative singular form kolmasti (*) and the ordinal form kolmas, the "e" is replaced with an "a".

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KarelianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *kolme. Cognates include Estonian kolm and Hungarian három.

NumeralEdit

kolme

  1. three

LudianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *kolme.

NumeralEdit

kolme

  1. three