Iivana

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

< Russian Ива́н (Iván)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈiːvɑnɑ/
  • Hyphenation: Ii‧va‧na

Proper noun[edit]

Iivana

  1. A male given name.
    Iivana Julma: Ivan the Terrible
  2. (pejorative) Russian; Russians collectively (commonly used nickname during WWII)
    • 1942, Matti Jurva (music), “Niet Molotoff”, lyrics by Tatu Pekkarinen and Robert von Essen:
      Finlandia, Finlandia, / sinne taas matkalla oli Iivana.
      Finland, Finland, / to there was on his way Ivan.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Iivana (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative Iivana Iivanat
genitive Iivanan Iivanoiden
Iivanoitten
partitive Iivanaa Iivanoita
illative Iivanaan Iivanoihin
singular plural
nominative Iivana Iivanat
accusative nom. Iivana Iivanat
gen. Iivanan
genitive Iivanan Iivanoiden
Iivanoitten
Iivanainrare
partitive Iivanaa Iivanoita
inessive Iivanassa Iivanoissa
elative Iivanasta Iivanoista
illative Iivanaan Iivanoihin
adessive Iivanalla Iivanoilla
ablative Iivanalta Iivanoilta
allative Iivanalle Iivanoille
essive Iivanana Iivanoina
translative Iivanaksi Iivanoiksi
instructive Iivanoin
abessive Iivanatta Iivanoitta
comitative Iivanoineen

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