ammus

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

ampua +‎ -us

Noun[edit]

ammus

  1. bullet, projectile

Declension[edit]

Inflection of ammus (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative ammus ammukset
genitive ammuksen ammusten
ammuksien
partitive ammusta ammuksia
illative ammukseen ammuksiin
singular plural
nominative ammus ammukset
accusative nom. ammus ammukset
gen. ammuksen
genitive ammuksen ammusten
ammuksien
partitive ammusta ammuksia
inessive ammuksessa ammuksissa
elative ammuksesta ammuksista
illative ammukseen ammuksiin
adessive ammuksella ammuksilla
ablative ammukselta ammuksilta
allative ammukselle ammuksille
essive ammuksena ammuksina
translative ammukseksi ammuksiksi
instructive ammuksin
abessive ammuksetta ammuksitta
comitative ammuksineen

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

ammus

  1. Second-person singular imperative present form of ampua + the suffix -s.

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

ammus

  1. Second-person singular imperative present form of ammua + the suffix -s.

Anagrams[edit]


Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ammus m

  1. verbal noun of ad·midethar
  2. attempt, effort
  3. act of tempting, temptation
  4. act of attacking; attack
  5. guess, conjecture
  6. act of hitting the mark
  7. (poetry) assonance, imperfect rhyme

Inflection[edit]

Masculine u-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative
Vocative
Accusative
Genitive
Dative
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
ammus unchanged n-ammus
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]

  • ammus” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.