boksi

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English box, origin uncertain.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈboksi]
  • Audio:
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  • Rhymes: -oksi
  • Hyphenation: bok‧si

Verb[edit]

boksi (present boksas, past boksis, future boksos, conditional boksus, volitive boksu)

  1. (intransitive, boxing) to box, punch; strike with the fists.
    • 1928, L. L. Zamenhof, La Rabistoj [The Robbers], translation of Die Räuber by Friedrich Schiller:
      Sufiĉe da kuraĝo, por boksi sub minacanta pendingo kun la diablo mem pro mizera pekulo.
      Enough courage to box under a threatening gallows with the devil himself for a wretched sinner.

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English box.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈboksi/, [ˈbo̞ks̠i]
  • Rhymes: -oksi
  • Syllabification(key): bok‧si

Noun[edit]

boksi

  1. (informal) box
  2. (informal) box set (related recordings placed in a box to be sold as a unit)
  3. (informal) studio, room (small apartment or room, often rented for temporary living)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of boksi (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative boksi boksit
genitive boksin boksien
partitive boksia bokseja
illative boksiin bokseihin
singular plural
nominative boksi boksit
accusative nom. boksi boksit
gen. boksin
genitive boksin boksien
partitive boksia bokseja
inessive boksissa bokseissa
elative boksista bokseista
illative boksiin bokseihin
adessive boksilla bokseilla
ablative boksilta bokseilta
allative boksille bokseille
essive boksina bokseina
translative boksiksi bokseiksi
instructive boksein
abessive boksitta bokseitta
comitative bokseineen
Possessive forms of boksi (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person boksini boksimme
2nd person boksisi boksinne
3rd person boksinsa

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Greenlandic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Danish boks.

Noun[edit]

boksi (plural boksit)

  1. safe
  2. box

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English box.

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Noun[edit]

boksi (n class, plural boksi)

  1. box

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