DalmatianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin lāna.

NounEdit

luona f

  1. wool

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

luo +‎ -na, locative inflection.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈluo̯nɑ/, [ˈluo̞̯nɑ]
  • Rhymes: -uonɑ
  • Syllabification: luo‧na

PostpositionEdit

luona (+ genitive or possessive suffix)

  1. (static) at (someone or someone's place), chez
    Yövyin Pekan luona.
    I spent the night at Pekka's. (cf. luokse, luo)
    Pekka yöpyi minun luonani.
    Pekka spent the night at my place.
  2. (static) by, near, close to; in front of, outside
    Tapasimme aseman luona.
    We bumped into each other by/in front of/outside the station.

InflectionEdit

Personal/possessive forms of luona
no possessor luona
possessor singular plural
1st person luonani luonamme
2nd person luonasi luonanne
3rd person luonaan
luonansa

Usage notesEdit

If the head word is a personal pronoun, luona takes a possessive suffix. In first and 2nd person the personal pronoun may be omitted, and in such cases the person is only indicated by the possessive suffix.

SynonymsEdit

Related termsEdit

  • See the inflection table.

AnagramsEdit