Joensuu

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English[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Joensuu

  1. A city and municipality, the capital of the North Karelia region, in eastern Finland.

Translations[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

joen (river's) +‎ suu (mouth)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈjoenˌsuː/, [ˈjo̞e̞nˌs̠uː]
  • Rhymes: -uː
  • Syllabification: jo‧en‧suu

Proper noun[edit]

Joensuu

  1. Joensuu (a city and municipality, the capital of the North Karelia region, in eastern Finland)
  2. Any of a number of villages in Finland.
  3. A surname​.

Usage notes[edit]

  • In Joensuu (city) = Joensuussa

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Joensuu (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative Joensuu Joensuut
genitive Joensuun Joensuiden
Joensuitten
partitive Joensuuta Joensuita
illative Joensuuhun Joensuihin
singular plural
nominative Joensuu Joensuut
accusative nom. Joensuu Joensuut
gen. Joensuun
genitive Joensuun Joensuiden
Joensuitten
partitive Joensuuta Joensuita
inessive Joensuussa Joensuissa
elative Joensuusta Joensuista
illative Joensuuhun Joensuihin
adessive Joensuulla Joensuilla
ablative Joensuulta Joensuilta
allative Joensuulle Joensuille
essive Joensuuna Joensuina
translative Joensuuksi Joensuiksi
instructive Joensuin
abessive Joensuutta Joensuitta
comitative Joensuineen
Possessive forms of Joensuu (type maa)
possessor singular plural
1st person Joensuuni Joensuumme
2nd person Joensuusi Joensuunne
3rd person Joensuunsa