morsian

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *morcijan, borrowed from Baltic; compare Lithuanian marti (daughter-in-law), Old Prussian mārtjan (bride, sister-in-law). Cognates in other Finnic languages include Estonian mõrsja (bride), Ingrian morssia (bride), Karelian moršien (bride), Veps murzei (bride, sister-in-law).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈmorsiɑn/, [ˈmo̞rs̠iɑn]
  • Rhymes: -orsiɑn
  • Syllabification: mor‧si‧an

NounEdit

morsian

  1. bride (woman in the context of her own wedding)
  2. fiancée (woman who is engaged to be married)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of morsian (Kotus type 33/kytkin, no gradation)
nominative morsian morsiamet
genitive morsiamen morsiamien
morsianten
partitive morsianta morsiamia
illative morsiameen morsiamiin
singular plural
nominative morsian morsiamet
accusative nom. morsian morsiamet
gen. morsiamen
genitive morsiamen morsiamien
morsianten
partitive morsianta morsiamia
inessive morsiamessa morsiamissa
elative morsiamesta morsiamista
illative morsiameen morsiamiin
adessive morsiamella morsiamilla
ablative morsiamelta morsiamilta
allative morsiamelle morsiamille
essive morsiamena morsiamina
translative morsiameksi morsiamiksi
instructive morsiamin
abessive morsiametta morsiamitta
comitative morsiamineen
Possessive forms of morsian (type kytkin)
possessor singular plural
1st person morsiameni morsiamemme
2nd person morsiamesi morsiamenne
3rd person morsiamensa

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