elin

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

el- +‎ -in

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: e‧lin
  • IPA(key): /ˈelin/

Noun[edit]

elin

  1. organ of an organism
  2. governmental body
  3. member (penis)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of elin (Kotus type 33/kytkin, no gradation)
nominative elin elimet
genitive elimen elimien
elinten
partitive elintä elimiä
illative elimeen elimiin
singular plural
nominative elin elimet
accusative nom.? elin elimet
gen. elimen
genitive elimen elimien
elinten
partitive elintä elimiä
inessive elimessä elimissä
elative elimestä elimistä
illative elimeen elimiin
adessive elimellä elimillä
ablative elimeltä elimiltä
allative elimelleˣ elimilleˣ
essive elimenä eliminä
translative elimeksi elimiksi
instructive elimin
abessive elimettä elimittä
comitative elimineen

Compounds[edit]

Verb[edit]

elin

  1. First-person singular indicative past form of elää.

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Welsh[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *olīnā- (elbow; angle), from Proto-Indo-European *el- (to bend). Cognate with Cornish elin, Breton ilin, Scottish Gaelic uileann, Irish uillinn; non-Celtic cognates include Latin ulna, Ancient Greek ὠλένη (ōlénē).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (North Wales) IPA(key): /ˈɛlɪn/

Noun[edit]

elin f (plural elinoedd or elinau)

  1. forearm, elbow
  2. bend, angle

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