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FinnishEdit

(index pa)

EtymologyEdit

From Swedish balk or bjälke. Proto-Germanic root *balkô.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ˈpɑlkːi]
  • Hyphenation: palk‧ki

NounEdit

palkki

  1. A beam (long piece of timber, metal or concrete used in construction as horizontal support).
  2. A horizontal bar on top or bottom of a newspaper page or article, television screen etc.
  3. (music) A beam (horizontal bar which connects the stems of two or more notes to group them and to indicate metric value).
  4. (heraldry) A bend (strip from dexter chief (upper right corner) to sinister base of the shield). A strip from sinister chief to dexter base is called vastapalkki.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of palkki (Kotus type 5/risti, kk-k gradation)
nominative palkki palkit
genitive palkin palkkien
partitive palkkia palkkeja
illative palkkiin palkkeihin
singular plural
nominative palkki palkit
accusative nom. palkki palkit
gen. palkin
genitive palkin palkkien
partitive palkkia palkkeja
inessive palkissa palkeissa
elative palkista palkeista
illative palkkiin palkkeihin
adessive palkilla palkeilla
ablative palkilta palkeilta
allative palkille palkeille
essive palkkina palkkeina
translative palkiksi palkeiksi
instructive palkein
abessive palkitta palkeitta
comitative palkkeineen

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