FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Old Swedish linia (compare modern Swedish linje), from Latin līnea.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈlinjɑ/, [ˈlinjɑ]
  • Rhymes: -injɑ
  • Syllabification: lin‧ja

NounEdit

linja

  1. line (e.g. a bus line, phone line)
  2. policy, line (principle of behaviour, conduct, or relationship towards something)
  3. (education) curriculum, study program
  4. (chess) file
  5. (historical) an obsolete Finnish unit of measurement for length equal to 1/12th of a tuuma or around 2.062 millimeters; comparable to imperial line

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of linja (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative linja linjat
genitive linjan linjojen
partitive linjaa linjoja
illative linjaan linjoihin
singular plural
nominative linja linjat
accusative nom. linja linjat
gen. linjan
genitive linjan linjojen
linjainrare
partitive linjaa linjoja
inessive linjassa linjoissa
elative linjasta linjoista
illative linjaan linjoihin
adessive linjalla linjoilla
ablative linjalta linjoilta
allative linjalle linjoille
essive linjana linjoina
translative linjaksi linjoiksi
instructive linjoin
abessive linjatta linjoitta
comitative linjoineen
Possessive forms of linja (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person linjani linjamme
2nd person linjasi linjanne
3rd person linjansa

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

Alternative formsEdit

NounEdit

linja m or f

  1. definite feminine singular of linje

Norwegian NynorskEdit

NounEdit

linja f

  1. definite singular of linje