kolme

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Finnish[edit]

(index ko)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *kolme, from Proto-Finno-Ugric *kolme. Cognates include Estonian kolm and Hungarian három.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkolme/
  • Hyphenation: kol‧me

Numeral[edit]

Finnish cardinal numbers
 <  2 3 4  > 
    Cardinal : kolme
    Ordinal : kolmas
    Adverbial : kolmasti
    Multiplier : kolminkertainen
    Distributive : kolmittain
Finnish Wikipedia article on kolme

kolme

  1. (cardinal) three

Declension[edit]

Inflection is the same as type sisar (number 32), except of

  • the nominative singular form (*), where an -e is added at the end;
  • the second possible multiplicative singular form kolmasti (**) and the ordinal form kolmas (***), where both times the "e" is replaced with an "a".

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Karelian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finno-Ugric *kolme. Cognates include Estonian kolm and Hungarian három.

Numeral[edit]

kolme

  1. (cardinal) three

Kven[edit]

Cardinal number[edit]

kolme

  1. (cardinal) three

Lojban[edit]

Etymology[edit]

In Lojbanized spelling.

Pronunciation[edit]

Gismu[edit]

kolme (rafsi kol or ko'e)

  1. coal; x1 is a quantity of/contains/is made of coal/peat/anthracite/bituminous from source x2.

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