hissi

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Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

hissi

  1. third-person singular imperative form of hissar
  2. third-person singular present subjunctive form of hissar
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive form of hissar

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Swedish hiss, ultimately from Middle Low German hissen of uncertain origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhisːi/, [ˈhis̠ːi]
  • Rhymes: -isːi
  • Syllabification: his‧si

Noun[edit]

hissi

  1. elevator, lift
  2. (idiomatic) elevator as metaphor for mental capabilities, as in the English expression "someone's elevator doesn't go all the way to the top"
    Luulen, että hänellä ei mene hissi ylös asti.
    I think that his elevator doesn't go all the way to the top.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hissi (Kotus type 5/risti, no gradation)
nominative hissi hissit
genitive hissin hissien
partitive hissiä hissejä
illative hissiin hisseihin
singular plural
nominative hissi hissit
accusative nom. hissi hissit
gen. hissin
genitive hissin hissien
partitive hissiä hissejä
inessive hississä hisseissä
elative hissistä hisseistä
illative hissiin hisseihin
adessive hissillä hisseillä
ablative hissiltä hisseiltä
allative hissille hisseille
essive hissinä hisseinä
translative hissiksi hisseiksi
instructive hissein
abessive hissittä hisseittä
comitative hisseineen
Possessive forms of hissi (type risti)
possessor singular plural
1st person hissini hissimme
2nd person hissisi hissinne
3rd person hissinsä

Compounds[edit]