Ilpo

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Invented by Juhani Aho for a character in his novel Panu (1897), from the female name Ilpotar occurring in folk poetry.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈilpo/
  • Hyphenation: Il‧po

Proper noun[edit]

Ilpo

  1. A male given name.
    • 1897 Juhani Aho, Panu, WSOY (1947), page 19:
      —Aina ne muutkin mujuja keittäisi, mutta ei ole sanoin suolaajata, puuttui puheeseen Ilpo, vanha, harmaapartainen, tihrusilmäinen äijä.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Ilpo (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative Ilpo Ilpot
genitive Ilpon Ilpojen
partitive Ilpoa Ilpoja
illative Ilpoon Ilpoihin
singular plural
nominative Ilpo Ilpot
accusative nom. Ilpo Ilpot
gen. Ilpon
genitive Ilpon Ilpojen
partitive Ilpoa Ilpoja
inessive Ilpossa Ilpoissa
elative Ilposta Ilpoista
illative Ilpoon Ilpoihin
adessive Ilpolla Ilpoilla
ablative Ilpolta Ilpoilta
allative Ilpolle Ilpoille
essive Ilpona Ilpoina
translative Ilpoksi Ilpoiksi
instructive Ilpoin
abessive Ilpotta Ilpoitta
comitative Ilpoineen

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