FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsinun/, [ˈs̠inun]
  • Rhymes: -inun
  • Syllabification(key): si‧nun

Etymology 1Edit

Genitive singular form of sinä.

PronounEdit

sinun

  1. The genitive singular of the personal pronoun sinä, in most cases (with the possessive suffix -si appended to the main word owned) translated with the possessive pronoun your; after the verb olla: yourswhen addressing one person:
    Sinun äitisi on 45 (neljäkymmentäviisi) vuotta vanha.
    Your mother is 45 years old.
    Tämä kirja on sinun.
    This book is yours.
  2. Used with verbs or verb structures that are used monopersonally such as pitää, täytyä, tulla, olla + passive present participle etc., and require genitive: translated into English youwhen addressing one person:
    Sinun pitää/täytyy/tulee tehdä / on tehtävä tämä nyt.
    You have to do this now.

Etymology 2Edit

From sinu- (the stem for most form of sinä) with the accusative singular marker -n.

PronounEdit

sinun

  1. (dialectal, dated) Accusative form of sinä.
    Synonym: sinut

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PronounEdit

sinun

  1. accusative/genitive of sinä