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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse tappi, from Proto-Germanic *tappô (plug, stopper, peg, tap). More at tap.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtɑpːi/, [ˈt̪ɑpːi]
  • Hyphenation: tap‧pi
  • Rhymes: -ɑpːi

NounEdit

tappi

  1. peg (cylindrical wooden, metal etc. object used to fasten or as a bearing between objects)
  2. peg (protrusion used to hang things on)
  3. tap, spigot (pin or peg used to stop the vent in a cask)
  4. plug (any piece of wood, metal, or other substance used to stop or fill a hole)
  5. stopper, bung (object to prevent fluid passing through the neck of a bottle, a hole in a vessel etc.)
    Tarvitsemme tapin, tai vene uppoaa.
    We need a stopper or the boat will sink.
  6. pin, dowel (cylinder often of wood or metal used to fasten or as a bearing between two parts)
  7. tenon
  8. Short for tappisolu (cone cell).
  9. (slang) last call
    olla tappiin astito stay until the last call

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of tappi (Kotus type 5/risti, pp-p gradation)
nominative tappi tapit
genitive tapin tappien
partitive tappia tappeja
illative tappiin tappeihin
singular plural
nominative tappi tapit
accusative nom. tappi tapit
gen. tapin
genitive tapin tappien
partitive tappia tappeja
inessive tapissa tapeissa
elative tapista tapeista
illative tappiin tappeihin
adessive tapilla tapeilla
ablative tapilta tapeilta
allative tapille tapeille
essive tappina tappeina
translative tapiksi tapeiksi
instructive tapein
abessive tapitta tapeitta
comitative tappeineen

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IcelandicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Norse.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

tappi m (genitive singular tappa, nominative plural tappar)

  1. plug, stopper (also cork in a winebottle, etc.)

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