luona

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Dalmatian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lāna.

Noun[edit]

luona f

  1. wool

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: luo‧na

Postposition[edit]

(genitive +) luona (+ possessive suffix) luona

  1. (static) at sb's (place):
    Yövyin Pekan luona.
    I spent the night at Pekka's. (cf. luokse, luo)
    Pekka yöpyi minun luonani.
    Pekka spent the night at my place.
  2. (static) by, near, close to; in front of, outside:
    Tapasimme aseman luona.
    We bumped into each other by/in front of/outside the station.
Inflection[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

If the head word is a personal pronoun, luona takes a possessive suffix. In first and 2nd person the personal pronoun may be omitted, and in such cases the person is only indicated by the possessive suffix.

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Related terms[edit]

  • See the inflection table.

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