See also: põlvi

FinnishEdit

(index po)

EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *polvi, from Proto-Uralic *polwe. Cognate of Estonian põlv and Ter Sami puvvl.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpolʋi/, [ˈpo̞lʋi]
  • Rhymes: -olʋi
  • Syllabification: pol‧vi

NounEdit

polvi

  1. knee
  2. stifle (joint above the hock on a horse's hind leg and corresponding to the knee)
  3. hitch (type of knot)
  4. generation (single step in the succession of natural descent)
    seuraava polvinext generation

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of polvi (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative polvi polvet
genitive polven polvien
partitive polvea polvia
illative polveen polviin
singular plural
nominative polvi polvet
accusative nom. polvi polvet
gen. polven
genitive polven polvien
partitive polvea polvia
inessive polvessa polvissa
elative polvesta polvista
illative polveen polviin
adessive polvella polvilla
ablative polvelta polvilta
allative polvelle polville
essive polvena polvina
translative polveksi polviksi
instructive polvin
abessive polvetta polvitta
comitative polvineen
Possessive forms of polvi (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person polveni polvemme
2nd person polvesi polvenne
3rd person polvensa

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IdoEdit

NounEdit

polvi

  1. plural of polvo

IngrianEdit

NounEdit

polvi

  1. knee

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

polvi f

  1. plural of polve

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KarelianEdit

NounEdit

polvi

  1. knee