FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

sopia +‎ -va

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈsopiʋɑ/, [ˈs̠o̞piʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -opiʋɑ
  • Syllabification(key): so‧pi‧va

AdjectiveEdit

sopiva (comparative sopivampi, superlative sopivin)

  1. suitable, fit, fitting, matching (of the correct size and shape or otherwise possessing the appropriate qualities for something)
    sopivat vaatteetfitting clothes
    sopiva ruuvia fitting screw
  2. suitable, appropriate, suited (adequate to some purpose, fulfilling requirements, right for some purpose)
    tehtävään sopiva työntekijäa suitable worker for the job
    Olisiko nyt sopiva hetki?
    Would now be a suitable time?
  3. proper, appropriate, correct (in accordance with good manners or similar norms)

Usage notesEdit

  • "to" is expressed with the allative case for people and the illative case otherwise.
  • "for" is expressed with the illative case.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of sopiva (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative sopiva sopivat
genitive sopivan sopivien
partitive sopivaa sopivia
illative sopivaan sopiviin
singular plural
nominative sopiva sopivat
accusative nom. sopiva sopivat
gen. sopivan
genitive sopivan sopivien
sopivainrare
partitive sopivaa sopivia
inessive sopivassa sopivissa
elative sopivasta sopivista
illative sopivaan sopiviin
adessive sopivalla sopivilla
ablative sopivalta sopivilta
allative sopivalle sopiville
essive sopivana sopivina
translative sopivaksi sopiviksi
instructive sopivin
abessive sopivatta sopivitta
comitative sopivine
Possessive forms of sopiva (type koira)
Rare. Only used with substantive adjectives.
possessor singular plural
1st person sopivani sopivamme
2nd person sopivasi sopivanne
3rd person sopivansa

Derived termsEdit

ParticipleEdit

sopiva

  1. Present active participle of sopia.

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ItalianEdit

VerbEdit

sopiva

  1. third-person singular imperfect indicative of sopire

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