FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Possibly borrowed from Swedish njugg.

AdjectiveEdit

niukka (comparative niukempi, superlative niukin)

  1. scanty, scarce
  2. Synonym of täpärä

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of niukka (Kotus type 9/kala, kk-k gradation)
nominative niukka niukat
genitive niukan niukkojen
partitive niukkaa niukkoja
illative niukkaan niukkoihin
singular plural
nominative niukka niukat
accusative nom. niukka niukat
gen. niukan
genitive niukan niukkojen
niukkainrare
partitive niukkaa niukkoja
inessive niukassa niukoissa
elative niukasta niukoista
illative niukkaan niukkoihin
adessive niukalla niukoilla
ablative niukalta niukoilta
allative niukalle niukoille
essive niukkana niukkoina
translative niukaksi niukoiksi
instructive niukoin
abessive niukatta niukoitta
comitative niukkoine
Possessive forms of niukka (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person niukkani niukkamme
2nd person niukkasi niukkanne
3rd person niukkansa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.

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