navetta

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From earlier *nauðetta through an Eastern Finnish dialect. Loaned early on to Western Finnish as well, having been attested in literature in its modern shape already since Agricola. Originally a derivative of nauta, with a suffix of unclear identity and origin.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: na‧vet‧ta
  • Rhymes: -etːɑ
  • IPA(key): /ˈnɑʋetːɑ/

NounEdit

navetta

  1. A cowshed, designed and built for keeping animals, especially cows.
  2. A cattle shed.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of navetta (Kotus type 14/solakka, tt-t gradation)
nominative navetta navetat
genitive navetan navetoiden
navetoitten
navettojen
partitive navettaa navetoita
navettoja
illative navettaan navetoihin
navettoihin
singular plural
nominative navetta navetat
accusative nom. navetta navetat
gen. navetan
genitive navetan navetoiden
navetoitten
navettojen
navettainrare
partitive navettaa navetoita
navettoja
inessive navetassa navetoissa
elative navetasta navetoista
illative navettaan navetoihin
navettoihin
adessive navetalla navetoilla
ablative navetalta navetoilta
allative navetalle navetoille
essive navettana navettoina
translative navetaksi navetoiksi
instructive navetoin
abessive navetatta navetoitta
comitative navettoineen

See alsoEdit

animal shelters

other buildings that may be called "barn" in English

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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.
  • Hakulinen, Lauri. 1941–2000. Suomen kielen rakenne ja kehitys ('The Structure and Development of the Finnish Language'). Helsinki: Otava/Helsingin yliopisto.

FrenchEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

navetta

  1. third-person singular past historic of navetter

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

navetta f ‎(plural navette)

  1. shuttle (all senses)

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