FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

puida (to thresh; thrash out) +‎ -nti

NounEdit

puinti

  1. threshing (separation of grain from the straw or husks)
  2. cornhusking (removal of the husk from corn)
  3. (figurative) handling, of an issue
    Ehdotukseni puinti lautakunnassa kesti vuosia.
    The handling of my proposal took years in the subcommittee.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of puinti (Kotus type 5/risti, nt-nn gradation)
nominative puinti puinnit
genitive puinnin puintien
partitive puintia puinteja
illative puintiin puinteihin
singular plural
nominative puinti puinnit
accusative nom. puinti puinnit
gen. puinnin
genitive puinnin puintien
partitive puintia puinteja
inessive puinnissa puinneissa
elative puinnista puinneista
illative puintiin puinteihin
adessive puinnilla puinneilla
ablative puinnilta puinneilta
allative puinnille puinneille
essive puintina puinteina
translative puinniksi puinneiksi
instructive puinnein
abessive puinnitta puinneitta
comitative puinteineen
Possessive forms of puinti (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person puintini puintimme
2nd person puintisi puintinne
3rd person puintinsa

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