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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *papu, from Proto-Slavic *bobъ.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: pa‧pu
  • Rhymes: -ɑpu
  • IPA(key): /ˈpɑpu/, [ˈpɑpu]

NounEdit

papu

  1. bean (edible seed or pod of plants of several genera of Fabaceae)
  2. bean (similar seed of some other plants, e.g. coffee)
  3. common bean (plant Phaseolus vulgaris; short for tarhapapu)
  4. (informal) muscle, especially the biceps

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of papu (Kotus type 1/valo, p-v gradation)
nominative papu pavut
genitive pavun papujen
partitive papua papuja
illative papuun papuihin
singular plural
nominative papu pavut
accusative nom. papu pavut
gen. pavun
genitive pavun papujen
partitive papua papuja
inessive pavussa pavuissa
elative pavusta pavuista
illative papuun papuihin
adessive pavulla pavuilla
ablative pavulta pavuilta
allative pavulle pavuille
essive papuna papuina
translative pavuksi pavuiksi
instructive pavuin
abessive pavutta pavuitta
comitative papuineen

Derived termsEdit


IngrianEdit

NounEdit

papu

  1. bean

Lower SorbianEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

papu m

  1. accusative singular of papa
  2. instrumental singular of papa

NounEdit

papu f

  1. accusative singular of papa
  2. instrumental singular of papa