Suomi

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EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Finnish Suomi

Proper nounEdit

Suomi

  1. Finland.
  2. Finnish (language).
    • 1888, Canon Isaac Taylor, "The Origin and Primitive Seat of the Aryans", The journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, Volume 17, page 266
      The Finnic languages show that the primitive people were clad only in the skins of animals since the skin or hide of an animal is kut in Wotiak, ked in Mordwin and kete in Suomi.
    • 2011, John O'Neill and Steve Johansson, "Ladies and the Vamps", Knights of the Dinner Table: The Java Joint, ISBN 1594591253, page 32:
      "I THOUGHT HIS SITE WAS ENTIRELY IN SUOMI." "IF THAT MEANS IT'S GOT MORE DOTS OVER THE VOWELS THAN AN EIGHTIES HEAVY METAL ALBUM, I'LL TAKE YOUR WORD FOR IT."

FinnishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

Probably from *šāma-, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źemē ‎(ground), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm. Cognates include Estonian Soome, Northern Sami Suopma, as well as Sami, Häme (Tavastia), hämäläinen (Tavastian).

PronunciationEdit

Proper nounEdit

Suomi

  1. Finland (country)
  2. A surname​.

DeclensionEdit

Inflection of Suomi (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative Suomi
genitive Suomen
partitive Suomea
illative Suomeen
singular plural
nominative Suomi
accusative nom. Suomi
gen. Suomen
genitive Suomen
partitive Suomea
inessive Suomessa
elative Suomesta
illative Suomeen
adessive Suomella
ablative Suomelta
allative Suomelle
essive Suomena
translative Suomeksi
instructive
abessive Suometta
comitative

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KarelianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from *šāma-, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źemē ‎(ground), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm.

Proper nounEdit

Suomi

  1. Finland

MeänkieliEdit

EtymologyEdit

Probably from *šāma-, from Proto-Balto-Slavic *źemē ‎(ground), from Proto-Indo-European *dʰéǵʰōm.

Proper nounEdit

Suomi

  1. Finland