simpukka

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Russian же́мчуг (žémčug, pearl), from Turkic, from Mandarin 珍珠 (zhēnzhū).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsimpukːɑ/, [ˈs̠impukːɑ]
  • Rhymes: -impukːɑ
  • Syllabification: sim‧puk‧ka

NounEdit

simpukka

  1. (mollusks) In plural (simpukat), Bivalvia or bivalves (taxonomic class).
  2. Any of the tens of thousands of species of mollusks belonging to bivalves.
  3. A clam (a bivalve mollusk of many kinds, especially those that are edible)
  4. A mussel.
  5. (anatomy) cochlea

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of simpukka (Kotus type 14/solakka, kk-k gradation)
nominative simpukka simpukat
genitive simpukan simpukoiden
simpukoitten
simpukkojen
partitive simpukkaa simpukoita
simpukkoja
illative simpukkaan simpukoihin
simpukkoihin
singular plural
nominative simpukka simpukat
accusative nom. simpukka simpukat
gen. simpukan
genitive simpukan simpukoiden
simpukoitten
simpukkojen
simpukkainrare
partitive simpukkaa simpukoita
simpukkoja
inessive simpukassa simpukoissa
elative simpukasta simpukoista
illative simpukkaan simpukoihin
simpukkoihin
adessive simpukalla simpukoilla
ablative simpukalta simpukoilta
allative simpukalle simpukoille
essive simpukkana simpukkoina
translative simpukaksi simpukoiksi
instructive simpukoin
abessive simpukatta simpukoitta
comitative simpukkoineen
Possessive forms of simpukka (type solakka)
possessor singular plural
1st person simpukkani simpukkamme
2nd person simpukkasi simpukkanne
3rd person simpukkansa

CompoundsEdit