hapsi

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *hapci, most likely from Proto-Uralic *ëpte, though the appearance of the initial h is unexplained.

Noun[edit]

hapsi

  1. (literary) A single hair, especially a gray hair of an aging person.

Declension[edit]

Two declension types are possible, differing only in the partitive singular and genitive plural.


Inflection of hapsi (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative hapsi hapset
genitive hapsen hapsien
partitive hapsea hapsia
illative hapseen hapsiin
singular plural
nominative hapsi hapset
accusative nom.? hapsi hapset
gen. hapsen
genitive hapsen hapsien
partitive hapsea hapsia
inessive hapsessa hapsissa
elative hapsesta hapsista
illative hapseen hapsiin
adessive hapsella hapsilla
ablative hapselta hapsilta
allative hapselle hapsille
essive hapsena hapsina
translative hapseksi hapsiksi
instructive hapsin
abessive hapsetta hapsitta
comitative hapsineen
Inflection of hapsi (Kotus type 29/lapsi, no gradation)
nominative hapsi hapset
genitive hapsen hapsien
hasten
partitive hasta hapsia
illative hapseen hapsiin
singular plural
nominative hapsi hapset
accusative nom.? hapsi hapset
gen. hapsen
genitive hapsen hapsien
hasten
partitive hasta hapsia
inessive hapsessa hapsissa
elative hapsesta hapsista
illative hapseen hapsiin
adessive hapsella hapsilla
ablative hapselta hapsilta
allative hapselle hapsille
essive hapsena hapsina
translative hapseksi hapsiksi
instructive hapsin
abessive hapsetta hapsitta
comitative hapsineen

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