Baltia

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Translingual[edit]

A depiction of Baltia shawii

Etymology[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Baltia f

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Pieridae – certain pierid butterflies.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

bal(t)t- +‎ -ia

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbɑlt(ː)iɑ/, [ˈbɑlt̪(ː)iɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑltiɑ
  • Syllabification(key): bal‧ti‧a

Proper noun[edit]

Baltia

  1. Baltic (areas on the southeastern coast of the Baltic Sea, commonly understood to consist of the territories of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and often Kaliningrad Oblast)

Declension[edit]

The internal locative cases (inessive, illative and elative) are used with this place name when talking about location; for example, "in the Baltic" is Baltiassa.

Inflection of Baltia (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Baltia
genitive Baltian
partitive Baltiaa
illative Baltiaan
singular plural
nominative Baltia
accusative nom. Baltia
gen. Baltian
genitive Baltian
partitive Baltiaa
inessive Baltiassa
elative Baltiasta
illative Baltiaan
adessive Baltialla
ablative Baltialta
allative Baltialle
essive Baltiana
translative Baltiaksi
instructive
abessive Baltiatta
comitative
Possessive forms of Baltia (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person Baltiani Baltiamme
2nd person Baltiasi Baltianne
3rd person Baltiansa

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