-sto

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See also: sto, stó, stò, što, -stö, and stå

Finnish[edit]

Suffix[edit]

-sto ‎(front vowel harmony variant -stö)

  1. Forms collective nouns from nouns indicating individual things.
    kirjasto – library (from kirja, book)
    laivasto – fleet (from laiva, boat)
    puisto – park (from puu, tree)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of -sto (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative -sto -stot
genitive -ston -stojen
partitive -stoa -stoja
illative -stoon -stoihin
singular plural
nominative -sto -stot
accusative nom.? -sto -stot
gen. -ston
genitive -ston -stojen
partitive -stoa -stoja
inessive -stossa -stoissa
elative -stosta -stoista
illative -stoon -stoihin
adessive -stolla -stoilla
ablative -stolta -stoilta
allative -stolle -stoille
essive -stona -stoina
translative -stoksi -stoiksi
instructive -stoin
abessive -stotta -stoitta
comitative -stoineen
Inflection of -sto (Kotus type 2/palvelu, no gradation)
nominative -sto -stot
genitive -ston -stojen
-stoiden
-stoitten
partitive -stoa -stoja
-stoita
illative -stoon -stoihin
singular plural
nominative -sto -stot
accusative nom.? -sto -stot
gen. -ston
genitive -ston -stojen
-stoiden
-stoitten
partitive -stoa -stoja
-stoita
inessive -stossa -stoissa
elative -stosta -stoista
illative -stoon -stoihin
adessive -stolla -stoilla
ablative -stolta -stoilta
allative -stolle -stoille
essive -stona -stoina
translative -stoksi -stoiksi
instructive -stoin
abessive -stotta -stoitta
comitative -stoineen

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