Urmas

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See also: urmaș

Estonian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literary coinage, transferred from place names in early 20th century Finnish and Estonian literature. Also interpreted as urm, dialectal Estonian word for "catkin" and "frost".

Proper noun[edit]

Urmas

  1. A male given name.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Popular in Estonia the middle of the 20th century.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Literary coinage from a rare Finnish (and Estonian) place name of uncertain meaning, first used as a given name in 1908 by Johannes Linnankoski.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈurmɑs/
  • Hyphenation: Ur‧mas

Proper noun[edit]

Urmas

  1. A male given name.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of Urmas (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative Urmas Urmakset
genitive Urmaksen Urmasten
Urmaksien
partitive Urmasta Urmaksia
illative Urmakseen Urmaksiin
singular plural
nominative Urmas Urmakset
accusative nom. Urmas Urmakset
gen. Urmaksen
genitive Urmaksen Urmasten
Urmaksien
partitive Urmasta Urmaksia
inessive Urmaksessa Urmaksissa
elative Urmaksesta Urmaksista
illative Urmakseen Urmaksiin
adessive Urmaksella Urmaksilla
ablative Urmakselta Urmaksilta
allative Urmakselle Urmaksille
essive Urmaksena Urmaksina
translative Urmakseksi Urmaksiksi
instructive Urmaksin
abessive Urmaksetta Urmaksitta
comitative Urmaksineen

Usage notes[edit]

  • Has remained rare in Finland.

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