See also: säppi

FinnishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *sappi, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *säppä. Cognates include Estonian sapp and Hungarian epe.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsɑpːi/, [ˈs̠ɑpːi]
  • Rhymes: -ɑpːi
  • Syllabification: sap‧pi

NounEdit

sappi

  1. bile, gall (bodily fluid)
  2. gallbladder (short of sappirakko)
  3. centaury (any plant of the genus Centaurium)
  4. (in the plural) the genus Centaurium
  5. (dated, idiomatic) bile, spleen, spitefulness (bad mood, bitterness of temper).
    Hän saa sappeni kiehumaan. = He makes my bile boil (lit.).

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of sappi (Kotus type 7/ovi, pp-p gradation)
nominative sappi sapet
genitive sapen sappien
partitive sappea sappia
illative sappeen sappiin
singular plural
nominative sappi sapet
accusative nom. sappi sapet
gen. sapen
genitive sapen sappien
partitive sappea sappia
inessive sapessa sapissa
elative sapesta sapista
illative sappeen sappiin
adessive sapella sapilla
ablative sapelta sapilta
allative sapelle sapille
essive sappena sappina
translative sapeksi sapiksi
instructive sapin
abessive sapetta sapitta
comitative sappineen
Possessive forms of sappi (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person sappeni sappemme
2nd person sappesi sappenne
3rd person sappensa

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IngrianEdit

NounEdit

sappi

  1. gall (bile)

ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

sappi

  1. second-person singular imperative of sapere

KarelianEdit

NounEdit

sappi

  1. gall (bile)