lanta

EsperantoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French lent.

AdjectiveEdit

lanta ‎(accusative singular lantan, plural lantaj, accusative plural lantajn)

  1. (chiefly poetic) slow

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FinnishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: lan‧ta

Etymology 1Edit

Variant of lansi ‎(low-lying land), possibly by backformation from dialectal lantea ‎(fertile, of land). Semantic development has probably been through "fertile soil, material used as fertilizer". Attested since the early 18th century.

NounEdit

lanta

  1. Animal feces used as fertilizer; manure, dung.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of lanta (Kotus type 9/kala, nt-nn gradation)
nominative lanta lannat
genitive lannan lantojen
partitive lantaa lantoja
illative lantaan lantoihin
singular plural
nominative lanta lannat
accusative nom. lanta lannat
gen. lannan
genitive lannan lantojen
lantainrare
partitive lantaa lantoja
inessive lannassa lannoissa
elative lannasta lannoista
illative lantaan lantoihin
adessive lannalla lannoilla
ablative lannalta lannoilta
allative lannalle lannoille
essive lantana lantoina
translative lannaksi lannoiksi
instructive lannoin
abessive lannatta lannoitta
comitative lantoineen

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Etymology 2Edit

From Sami (compare e.g. Northern Sami láddi), from North Germanic (compare e.g. Swedish land).

NounEdit

lanta

  1. The parts of Finland south of Sápmi.

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ReferencesEdit

Itkonen, Erkki; Kulonen, Ulla-Maija (editors). 1992–2000. Suomen sanojen alkuperä ('The Origin of Finnish Words'). Helsinki: Kotimaisten kielten tutkimuskeskus/Suomalaisen Kirjallisuuden Seura. ISBN 978-952-222-418-7.

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