tammi

See also: Tammi

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FinnishEdit

PronunciationEdit

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of tammi (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative tammi tammet
genitive tammen tammien
partitive tammea tammia
illative tammeen tammiin
singular plural
nominative tammi tammet
accusative nom. tammi tammet
gen. tammen
genitive tammen tammien
partitive tammea tammia
inessive tammessa tammissa
elative tammesta tammista
illative tammeen tammiin
adessive tammella tammilla
ablative tammelta tammilta
allative tammelle tammille
essive tammena tammina
translative tammeksi tammiksi
instructive tammin
abessive tammetta tammitta
comitative tammineen

Etymology 1Edit

Finnic, cognate with Estonian tamm.

NounEdit

tammi

  1. oak
  2. pedunculate oak, Quercus robur

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Etymology 2Edit

< Swedish stam ‎(trunk of a tree, archaically also axis)

NounEdit

tammi

  1. (dialectal, archaic) heart, core, axis
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Etymology 3Edit

< Swedish damm ‎(dam)

NounEdit

tammi

  1. (dialectal) dam

Etymology 4Edit

< Swedish damspel, dam ‎(checkers) < French dame ‎(king: doubled piece in checkers)

NounEdit

tammi

  1. checkers, draughts (boardgame)
  2. king (doubled piece in checkers)
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