haava

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Estonian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

haava

  1. genitive singular of haab

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

haava

  1. genitive singular of haav
  2. partitive singular of haav
  3. illative singular of haav

Finnish[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *haava, borrowed from Proto-Germanic *hawwą (blow, hit) or early Proto-Norse *ᚺᚨᚹᚹᚨ- (*hawwa-), compare Icelandic högg (hit, stroke). Cognate with Estonian haav, Proto-Germanic *hawwaną.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhɑːʋɑ/, [ˈhɑːʋɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑːʋɑ
  • Syllabification: haa‧va

Noun[edit]

haava

  1. wound, sore (injury, such as a cut, stab, or tear)
  2. ulcer; especially in compound terms, see e.g. mahahaava (peptic ulcer), makuuhaava (pressure ulcer)
  3. (pesäpallo) reaching the next base as an advancing baserunner after being forced to as a result of a midair catch; the baserunner will be removed from the field but is not out

Declension[edit]

Inflection of haava (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative haava haavat
genitive haavan haavojen
partitive haavaa haavoja
illative haavaan haavoihin
singular plural
nominative haava haavat
accusative nom. haava haavat
gen. haavan
genitive haavan haavojen
haavainrare
partitive haavaa haavoja
inessive haavassa haavoissa
elative haavasta haavoista
illative haavaan haavoihin
adessive haavalla haavoilla
ablative haavalta haavoilta
allative haavalle haavoille
essive haavana haavoina
translative haavaksi haavoiksi
instructive haavoin
abessive haavatta haavoitta
comitative haavoineen
Possessive forms of haava (type kala)
possessor singular plural
1st person haavani haavamme
2nd person haavasi haavanne
3rd person haavansa

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Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • not to be confused with: haapa

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