üle

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate to Finnish yli.

Preposition[edit]

üle

  1. over (Governs the genitive)
    Hüppasin üle aia.
    I jumped over the fence.
  2. throughout (Governs the genitive)
    Ta on tuntud üle kogu maa.
    He is known throughout the land.

Postposition[edit]

üle

  1. over (Governs the elative)
    Hüppasin kastist üle.
    I jumped over the box.

Adverb[edit]

üle

  1. remaining, leftover, too much
    Toitu jäi veel üle.
    There was food still left.
    Üks taldrik jäi üle.
    There was one plate too much.

Votic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

üle (genitive ülee, partitive [please provide])

  1. sour cream

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

References[edit]

  • "üle" in Vadja keele sõnaraamat