mahanpuru

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

mahan (of the stomach) +‎ puru (persistent, gnawing pain, especially in stomach)

NounEdit

mahanpuru

  1. (pathology) stomachache, collywobbles
  2. (figurative) collywobbles (anxiety, fear)
    Saan hänestä mahanpuruja.
    He gives me the collywobbles.

Usage notesEdit

  • Normally used in plural, but singular usage is not regarded as an error.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of mahanpuru (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative mahanpuru mahanpurut
genitive mahanpurun mahanpurujen
partitive mahanpurua mahanpuruja
illative mahanpuruun mahanpuruihin
singular plural
nominative mahanpuru mahanpurut
accusative nom. mahanpuru mahanpurut
gen. mahanpurun
genitive mahanpurun mahanpurujen
partitive mahanpurua mahanpuruja
inessive mahanpurussa mahanpuruissa
elative mahanpurusta mahanpuruista
illative mahanpuruun mahanpuruihin
adessive mahanpurulla mahanpuruilla
ablative mahanpurulta mahanpuruilta
allative mahanpurulle mahanpuruille
essive mahanpuruna mahanpuruina
translative mahanpuruksi mahanpuruiksi
instructive mahanpuruin
abessive mahanpurutta mahanpuruitta
comitative mahanpuruineen
Possessive forms of mahanpuru (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person mahanpuruni mahanpurumme
2nd person mahanpurusi mahanpurunne
3rd person mahanpurunsa

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