FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin persōna.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: per‧soo‧na
  • IPA(key): /ˈpersoːnɑ/, [ˈpe̞rs̠o̞ːnɑ]

NounEdit

persoona

  1. (grammar) person, grammatical person (linguistic category used to distinguish between the speaker of an utterance and those to whom or about whom he is speaking)
  2. personality
  3. (rare) person (human being; individual)

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of persoona (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative persoona persoonat
genitive persoonan persoonien
partitive persoonaa persoonia
illative persoonaan persooniin
singular plural
nominative persoona persoonat
accusative nom. persoona persoonat
gen. persoonan
genitive persoonan persoonien
persoonainrare
partitive persoonaa persoonia
inessive persoonassa persoonissa
elative persoonasta persoonista
illative persoonaan persooniin
adessive persoonalla persoonilla
ablative persoonalta persoonilta
allative persoonalle persoonille
essive persoonana persoonina
translative persoonaksi persooniksi
instructive persoonin
abessive persoonatta persoonitta
comitative persoonineen
Possessive forms of persoona (type koira)
possessor singular plural
1st person persoonani persoonamme
2nd person persoonasi persoonanne
3rd person persoonansa

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