See also: Tuppi

EstonianEdit

NounEdit

tuppi

  1. partitive plural of tupp

FinnishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Finnic *tuppi (compare Estonian tupp), possibly borrowed from Proto-Germanic *duppaz (hollow).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈtupːi/, [ˈt̪upːi]
  • Rhymes: -upːi
  • Syllabification: tup‧pi

NounEdit

tuppi

  1. sheath
    panna tuppeento sheathe
    ottaa tupestato unsheathe
  2. A card game popular in northern Finland, very similar to Minnesota whist.
    mennä tuppeento lose (a game of tuppi)
  3. (dialectal) olla tupella ~ to play tuppi (standard: pelata tuppea)
  4. (dialectal, idiomatic) olla tupella jonkin kanssa ~ to be busy with something

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of tuppi (Kotus type 7/ovi, pp-p gradation)
nominative tuppi tupet
genitive tupen tuppien
partitive tuppea tuppia
illative tuppeen tuppiin
singular plural
nominative tuppi tupet
accusative nom. tuppi tupet
gen. tupen
genitive tupen tuppien
partitive tuppea tuppia
inessive tupessa tupissa
elative tupesta tupista
illative tuppeen tuppiin
adessive tupella tupilla
ablative tupelta tupilta
allative tupelle tupille
essive tuppena tuppina
translative tupeksi tupiksi
instructive tupin
abessive tupetta tupitta
comitative tuppineen
Possessive forms of tuppi (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person tuppeni tuppemme
2nd person tuppesi tuppenne
3rd person tuppensa

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