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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

nousta +‎ -u

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: nou‧su

NounEdit

nousu

  1. rise
  2. ascent
  3. (mechanics) thread pitch, pitch (the distance from the crest of one thread of a screw to the next)
  4. (mechanics) thread pitch, lead (the distance along a screw's axis that is covered by one 360° rotation of the screw)
  5. takeoff of an airplane or rocket
  6. getting on or off of a vehicle (distinguished by the case of the vehicle word)
  7. (sports) comeback (overcoming or attempting to overcome a substantial disadvantage)
  8. (narcotics) onset

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of nousu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative nousu nousut
genitive nousun nousujen
partitive nousua nousuja
illative nousuun nousuihin
singular plural
nominative nousu nousut
accusative nom. nousu nousut
gen. nousun
genitive nousun nousujen
partitive nousua nousuja
inessive nousussa nousuissa
elative noususta nousuista
illative nousuun nousuihin
adessive nousulla nousuilla
ablative nousulta nousuilta
allative nousulle nousuille
essive nousuna nousuina
translative nousuksi nousuiksi
instructive nousuin
abessive nousutta nousuitta
comitative nousuineen