pellava

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *pellavas, of unknown further origin. Related to dialectal pellavas, Karelian pelvas and Veps pölvaz.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpelːɑʋɑ/, [ˈpe̞lːɑʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -elːɑʋɑ
  • Syllabification(key): pel‧la‧va

NounEdit

pellava

  1. (botany) flax
  2. linen

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of pellava (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative pellava pellavat
genitive pellavan pellavien
partitive pellavaa pellavia
illative pellavaan pellaviin
singular plural
nominative pellava pellavat
accusative nom. pellava pellavat
gen. pellavan
genitive pellavan pellavien
pellavainrare
partitive pellavaa pellavia
inessive pellavassa pellavissa
elative pellavasta pellavista
illative pellavaan pellaviin
adessive pellavalla pellavilla
ablative pellavalta pellavilta
allative pellavalle pellaville
essive pellavana pellavina
translative pellavaksi pellaviksi
instructive pellavin
abessive pellavatta pellavitta
comitative pellavineen
Possessive forms of pellava (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person pellavani pellavamme
2nd person pellavasi pellavanne
3rd person pellavansa