helmi

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Finnish[edit]

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(index he)

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Finnic *helmi. Further origin unknown.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhelmi/, [ˈhe̞lmi]
  • Rhymes: -elmi
  • Syllabification: hel‧mi

Noun[edit]

helmi

  1. pearl
  2. (typography) pearl (font size)
  3. bead
  4. (figuratively) gem (precious or highly valued thing or person)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of helmi (Kotus type 7/ovi, no gradation)
nominative helmi helmet
genitive helmen helmien
partitive helmeä helmiä
illative helmeen helmiin
singular plural
nominative helmi helmet
accusative nom. helmi helmet
gen. helmen
genitive helmen helmien
partitive helmeä helmiä
inessive helmessä helmissä
elative helmestä helmistä
illative helmeen helmiin
adessive helmellä helmillä
ablative helmeltä helmiltä
allative helmelle helmille
essive helmenä helminä
translative helmeksi helmiksi
instructive helmin
abessive helmettä helmittä
comitative helmineen
Possessive forms of helmi (type ovi)
possessor singular plural
1st person helmeni helmemme
2nd person helmesi helmenne
3rd person helmensä

Derived terms[edit]

Compounds[edit]

Noun[edit]

helmi

  1. Abbreviation of helmikuu (February).

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

helmī

  1. inflection of helmus:
    1. nominative/vocative plural
    2. genitive singular

Middle English[edit]

Verb[edit]

helmi

  1. Alternative form of helmen