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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from a Germanic language, compare Old Norse veipa (a kind of piece of clothing) and Westrobothnian veip (thin bed cover of coarser wool or cattle hair).

NounEdit

vaippa

  1. diaper, nappy, napkin
  2. (botany) tunic
  3. mantle
  4. (geology) mantle

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of vaippa (Kotus type 9/kala, pp-p gradation)
nominative vaippa vaipat
genitive vaipan vaippojen
partitive vaippaa vaippoja
illative vaippaan vaippoihin
singular plural
nominative vaippa vaipat
accusative nom. vaippa vaipat
gen. vaipan
genitive vaipan vaippojen
vaippainrare
partitive vaippaa vaippoja
inessive vaipassa vaipoissa
elative vaipasta vaipoista
illative vaippaan vaippoihin
adessive vaipalla vaipoilla
ablative vaipalta vaipoilta
allative vaipalle vaipoille
essive vaippana vaippoina
translative vaipaksi vaipoiksi
instructive vaipoin
abessive vaipatta vaipoitta
comitative vaippoineen

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