ainut

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Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑi̯nut/, [ˈɑi̯nut̪]
  • Rhymes: -ɑinut
  • Syllabification: ai‧nut

Etymology 1[edit]

Derived from the same root as ainoa; ain- +‎ -ut.

Adjective[edit]

ainut (not comparable)

  1. only
Declension[edit]
Inflection of ainut (Kotus type 43/ohut, no gradation)
nominative ainut ainuet
genitive ainuen ainuiden
ainuitten
partitive ainutta ainuita
illative ainueen ainuisiin
ainuihin
singular plural
nominative ainut ainuet
accusative nom. ainut ainuet
gen. ainuen
genitive ainuen ainuiden
ainuitten
partitive ainutta ainuita
inessive ainuessa ainuissa
elative ainuesta ainuista
illative ainueen ainuisiin
ainuihin
adessive ainuella ainuilla
ablative ainuelta ainuilta
allative ainuelle ainuille
essive ainuena ainuina
translative ainueksi ainuiksi
instructive ainuin
abessive ainuetta ainuitta
comitative ainuine
Possessive forms of ainut (type ohut)
possessor singular plural
1st person ainueni ainuemme
2nd person ainuesi ainuenne
3rd person ainuensa
Only used with substantive adjectives, -inen adjectives used for comparisons of equality or agent participles.
Usage notes[edit]
  • This adjective is used mostly in the nominative (ainut) and partitive (ainutta) singular, in other cases it is very often replaced by the same case of the synonym ainoa.
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ainut

  1. Nominative plural form of ainu.

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