Unknown with no known cognates.

Attested since the time of Mikael Agricola (16th century).


  • IPA(key): /ˈsulːoɑˣ/, [ˈs̠ulːo̞ɑ(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ulːoɑ
  • Hyphenation: sul‧lo‧a



  1. (transitive) to cram, stuff (to pack or fill something up or in excess in a compressed manner)


Inflection of sulloa (Kotus type 52/sanoa, no gradation)
indicative mood
present tense perfect
person positive negative person positive negative
1st sing. sullon en sullo 1st sing. olen sullonut en ole sullonut
2nd sing. sullot et sullo 2nd sing. olet sullonut et ole sullonut
3rd sing. sulloo ei sullo 3rd sing. on sullonut ei ole sullonut
1st plur. sullomme emme sullo 1st plur. olemme sulloneet emme ole sulloneet
2nd plur. sullotte ette sullo 2nd plur. olette sulloneet ette ole sulloneet
3rd plur. sullovat eivät sullo 3rd plur. ovat sulloneet eivät ole sulloneet
passive sullotaan ei sullota passive on sullottu ei ole sullottu
past tense pluperfect
person positive negative person positive negative
1st sing. sulloin en sullonut 1st sing. olin sullonut en ollut sullonut
2nd sing. sulloit et sullonut 2nd sing. olit sullonut et ollut sullonut
3rd sing. sulloi ei sullonut 3rd sing. oli sullonut ei ollut sullonut
1st plur. sulloimme emme sulloneet 1st plur. olimme sulloneet emme olleet sulloneet
2nd plur. sulloitte ette sulloneet 2nd plur. olitte sulloneet ette olleet sulloneet
3rd plur. sulloivat eivät sulloneet 3rd plur. olivat sulloneet eivät olleet sulloneet
passive sullottiin ei sullottu passive oli sullottu ei ollut sullottu
conditional mood
present perfect
person positive negative person positive negative
1st sing. sulloisin en sulloisi 1st sing. olisin sullonut en olisi sullonut
2nd sing. sulloisit et sulloisi 2nd sing. olisit sullonut et olisi sullonut
3rd sing. sulloisi ei sulloisi 3rd sing. olisi sullonut ei olisi sullonut
1st plur. sulloisimme emme sulloisi 1st plur. olisimme sulloneet emme olisi sulloneet
2nd plur. sulloisitte ette sulloisi 2nd plur. olisitte sulloneet ette olisi sulloneet
3rd plur. sulloisivat eivät sulloisi 3rd plur. olisivat sulloneet eivät olisi sulloneet
passive sullottaisiin ei sullottaisi passive olisi sullottu ei olisi sullottu
imperative mood
present perfect
person positive negative person positive negative
1st sing. 1st sing.
2nd sing. sullo älä sullo 2nd sing. ole sullonut älä ole sullonut
3rd sing. sullokoon älköön sulloko 3rd sing. olkoon sullonut älköön olko sullonut
1st plur. sullokaamme älkäämme sulloko 1st plur. olkaamme sulloneet älkäämme olko sulloneet
2nd plur. sullokaa älkää sulloko 2nd plur. olkaa sulloneet älkää olko sulloneet
3rd plur. sullokoot älkööt sulloko 3rd plur. olkoot sulloneet älkööt olko sulloneet
passive sullottakoon älköön sullottako passive olkoon sullottu älköön olko sullottu
potential mood
present perfect
person positive negative person positive negative
1st sing. sullonen en sullone 1st sing. lienen sullonut en liene sullonut
2nd sing. sullonet et sullone 2nd sing. lienet sullonut et liene sullonut
3rd sing. sullonee ei sullone 3rd sing. lienee sullonut ei liene sullonut
1st plur. sullonemme emme sullone 1st plur. lienemme sulloneet emme liene sulloneet
2nd plur. sullonette ette sullone 2nd plur. lienette sulloneet ette liene sulloneet
3rd plur. sullonevat eivät sullone 3rd plur. lienevät sulloneet eivät liene sulloneet
passive sullottaneen ei sullottane passive lienee sullottu ei liene sullottu
Nominal forms
infinitives participles
active passive active passive
1st sulloa present sullova sullottava
long 1st2 sulloakseen past sullonut sullottu
2nd inessive1 sulloessa sullottaessa agent1, 3 sulloma
instructive sulloen negative sullomaton
3rd inessive sullomassa 1) Usually with a possessive suffix.

2) Used only with a possessive suffix; this is the form for the third-person singular and third-person plural.
3) Does not exist in the case of intransitive verbs. Do not confuse with nouns formed with the -ma suffix.

elative sullomasta
illative sullomaan
adessive sullomalla
abessive sullomatta
instructive sulloman sullottaman
4th nominative sullominen
partitive sullomista
5th2 sullomaisillaan