postpositio

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin postpositiō (from postpositum, the passive past participle of postponō), probably via Swedish postposition.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈpostˌpositio/, [ˈpo̞s̠t̪ˌpo̞s̠iˌt̪io̞]
  • Rhymes: -io
  • Syllabification(key): post‧po‧si‧ti‧o

NounEdit

postpositio

  1. (grammar) postposition

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of postpositio (Kotus type 3/valtio, no gradation)
nominative postpositio postpositiot
genitive postposition postpositioiden
postpositioitten
partitive postpositiota postpositioita
illative postpositioon postpositioihin
singular plural
nominative postpositio postpositiot
accusative nom. postpositio postpositiot
gen. postposition
genitive postposition postpositioiden
postpositioitten
partitive postpositiota postpositioita
inessive postpositiossa postpositioissa
elative postpositiosta postpositioista
illative postpositioon postpositioihin
adessive postpositiolla postpositioilla
ablative postpositiolta postpositioilta
allative postpositiolle postpositioille
essive postpositiona postpositioina
translative postpositioksi postpositioiksi
instructive postpositioin
abessive postpositiotta postpositioitta
comitative postpositioineen
Possessive forms of postpositio (type valtio)
possessor singular plural
1st person postpositioni postpositiomme
2nd person postpositiosi postpositionne
3rd person postpositionsa

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Further readingEdit

  • The Finnish language uses a lot of postpositions. For more information, see the Wikipedia article on Finnish grammar.