eduskunta

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Finnish[edit]

(index ed)

Etymology[edit]

edus +‎ kunta

Noun[edit]

eduskunta

  1. The Finnish Parliament.
  2. (by extension) Any parliament.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of eduskunta (Kotus type 10/koira, nt-nn gradation)
nominative eduskunta eduskunnat
genitive eduskunnan eduskuntien
partitive eduskuntaa eduskuntia
illative eduskuntaan eduskuntiin
singular plural
nominative eduskunta eduskunnat
accusative nom. eduskunta eduskunnat
gen. eduskunnan
genitive eduskunnan eduskuntien
eduskuntainrare
partitive eduskuntaa eduskuntia
inessive eduskunnassa eduskunnissa
elative eduskunnasta eduskunnista
illative eduskuntaan eduskuntiin
adessive eduskunnalla eduskunnilla
ablative eduskunnalta eduskunnilta
allative eduskunnalle eduskunnille
essive eduskuntana eduskuntina
translative eduskunnaksi eduskunniksi
instructive eduskunnin
abessive eduskunnatta eduskunnitta
comitative eduskuntineen

Usage notes[edit]

  • eduskunta is always decapitalized in Finnish, even when it is referring to the Finnish Parliament.
  • the parliaments of other countries are often called by a name derived from their names in their original languages, also decapitalized.

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