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FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Unknown origin.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

turha ‎(comparative turhempi, superlative turhin)

  1. useless, unnecessary
  2. futile
  3. pointless
    • Hän aloitti kantansa perustelun, vaikka tiesikin sen turhaksi.
      • He began backing up his opinion, although he knew it was pointless.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of turha (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative turha turhat
genitive turhan turhien
partitive turhaa turhia
illative turhaan turhiin
singular plural
nominative turha turhat
accusative nom. turha turhat
gen. turhan
genitive turhan turhien
turhainrare
partitive turhaa turhia
inessive turhassa turhissa
elative turhasta turhista
illative turhaan turhiin
adessive turhalla turhilla
ablative turhalta turhilta
allative turhalle turhille
essive turhana turhina
translative turhaksi turhiksi
instructive turhin
abessive turhatta turhitta
comitative turhine

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