kontrabasso

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Internationalism (see English contrabass), ultimately from Italian contrabbasso.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈkontrɑˌbɑsːo/, [ˈko̞n̪t̪rɑˌbɑs̠ːo̞]
  • Rhymes: -ɑsːo
  • Syllabification(key): kont‧ra‧bas‧so

NounEdit

kontrabasso

  1. double bass, contrabass (lowest-pitched instrument of violin family)
  2. double bass, contrabass (lowest male voice)
  3. contrabass (octave one below bass)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of kontrabasso (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative kontrabasso kontrabassot
genitive kontrabasson kontrabassojen
partitive kontrabassoa kontrabassoja
illative kontrabassoon kontrabassoihin
singular plural
nominative kontrabasso kontrabassot
accusative nom. kontrabasso kontrabassot
gen. kontrabasson
genitive kontrabasson kontrabassojen
partitive kontrabassoa kontrabassoja
inessive kontrabassossa kontrabassoissa
elative kontrabassosta kontrabassoista
illative kontrabassoon kontrabassoihin
adessive kontrabassolla kontrabassoilla
ablative kontrabassolta kontrabassoilta
allative kontrabassolle kontrabassoille
essive kontrabassona kontrabassoina
translative kontrabassoksi kontrabassoiksi
instructive kontrabassoin
abessive kontrabassotta kontrabassoitta
comitative kontrabassoineen
Possessive forms of kontrabasso (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person kontrabassoni kontrabassomme
2nd person kontrabassosi kontrabassonne
3rd person kontrabassonsa

SynonymsEdit