Akava

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Combined from the words akateeminen (academic) and valtuuskunta (delegation), which are taken from the former name of the organization: Akateeminen Yhteistyövaltuuskunta.

Proper noun[edit]

Akava

  1. A trade union confederation representing employees with university- or other high-level training in both public and private sector; its full English name is "The Confederation of Unions for Academic Professionals in Finland (Akava)".

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Akava (Kotus type 10/koira, no gradation)
nominative Akava
genitive Akavan
partitive Akavaa
illative Akavaan
singular plural
nominative Akava
accusative nom. Akava
gen. Akavan
genitive Akavan
partitive Akavaa
inessive Akavassa
elative Akavasta
illative Akavaan
adessive Akavalla
ablative Akavalta
allative Akavalle
essive Akavana
translative Akavaksi
instructive
abessive Akavatta
comitative

Hypernyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]